Glenodinium apiculatum 1838
Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK
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Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg 1838: 258, pl. XXII : fig. XXIV 
Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1838). Die Infusionsthierchen als vollkommene Organismen. Ein Blick in das tiefere organische Leben der Natur. pp. i-xviii, [1-4], 1-547, , pls I-LXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.
Publication date: July-August
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup
Type locality: near Berlin, Germany (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Craveiro, S.C., Calado, A.J., Daugbjerg, N. & Moestrup, Ø. (2009). Ultrastructure and LSU rDNA-based revision of Peridinium group Palatinum (Dinophyceae) with the description of Palatinus gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 45(5): 1175-1194.
Ehrenberg, C.G. (1838). Atlas von Vier und Sechzig Kupfertafeln ze Christian Gottfried Ehrenberg über Infusionsthierchen. pp. pls I-LXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.
Created: 21 December 2009 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 24 April 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Kretschmann, J., Calasan, A.Z., Kusber. W.-H. & Gottschling, M. (2017). Still curling after all these years: Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenb. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae) repeatedly found at its type locality in Berlin (Germany). Systematics and Biodiversity 16(2): 200-209, 36 fig.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.