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Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg 1838

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniales incertae sedis
Genus Glenodinium

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Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg
Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK. 20 May 2017. © C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

 

Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg 1838: 258, pl. XXII [22]: fig. XXIV [24]

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, [1], pls I-LXIV. Leipzig: Verlag von Leopold Voss.

Publication date: July-August

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium is Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup

Type information
Type locality: near Berlin, Germany (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
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.

Key references
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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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

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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