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Neoceratium horridum (Cleve) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia, nom. inval.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gonyaulacales
Family Ceratiaceae
Genus Neoceratium

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Neoceratium horridum (Cleve) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia
Mediterranean. 05 Feb 2011. John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr). © John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr).

Neoceratium horridum (Cleve) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia
Ireland. Robin Raine. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Neoceratium horridum (Cleve) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia
A highly variable species. This view is dorsal. The right apical horn (seen on the right in this picture) comes out at right angles to the base, whilst the left apical horn starts to come down (as in C. macroceros).. © Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Pterocladiastrum robustum Akatsuka

Ceratium horridum (Cleve) Gran Mediterranean
© John Dolan (dolan@obs-vlfr.fr)

Publication details
Neoceratium horridum (Cleve) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia 2010: table 2, nom. inval.

Published in: Gómez, F., Moreira, D. & López-Garcia, P. (2010). Neoceratium gen. nov., a new genus for all marine species currently assigned to Ceratium (Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 35-54.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoceratium is Neoceratium furca (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos horridus (Cleve) F.Gómez

Basionym
Ceratium tripos var. horridum Cleve

Type information
Type locality: near Shetland Islands (Silva 1996-to date).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
According to INA, this is invalid: basionym not cited (cites Ceratium horridum Gran). - (7 Sep 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.

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