Neoceratium pulchellum (Schröder) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia, nom. inval.
Neoceratium pulchellum (Schröder) 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.
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 pulchellus (Schröder) F.Gómez
Ceratium pulchellum Schröder
Type locality: Pacific Ocean (Silva 1996-to date).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful and little (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..
Created: 06 July 2009 by Fernando Gomez
Verified by: 02 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 October 2019.