Peridinium spirale (Gaarder) Balech, nom. inval.
Peridinium spirale (Gaarder) Balech 1971: 141, nom. inval.
Published in: Balech, E. (1971). Microplancton de la campana oceanografica. Revista del Museo Argentino de cienicas Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" e Instituto Nacional de Investigacion de las Ciencias Naturales (Argentina). Hidrobiologia 3: 1-202, pls 1-12.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium spirale (Gaarder) Balech
Peridinium granii f. spirale Gaarder
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym invalid; also invalid as a new name as no Latin. - (29 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1974). El genero "Protoperidinium" Bergh, 1881 ("Peridinium" Ehrenberg, 1831, partim). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" Instituto Nacional de Investigación de las Ciencias Naturales, Hidrobiologia 4(1): 1-79.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 29 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 February 2020.