Gymnodinium gracile var. sphaericum Calkins
Gymnodinium gracile var. sphaericum Calkins 1902: 429, fig. 20 (as 'sphaerica' )
Published in: Calkins, G.N. (1902). Marine protozoa from Woods Hole. Bulletin of the United States Fisheries Commission 21: 413-468.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium sphaericum (Calkins) Kofoid & Swezy
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), thin, slender (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater 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
Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.
Created: 21 November 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda
Verified by: 20 April 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 19 February 2020.