Ceratium tripos var. protuberans G.Karsten 1906
Ceratium tripos var. protuberans G.Karsten 1906: 14, pl. 22: fig. 27
Published in: Karsten, G. (1906). Das Phytoplankton des Atlantischen Oceans nach dem Material der Deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition 1898-1899. Wissenschaftliche ergebnisse der deutschen Tiefsee-Expedition auf dem Dampfer Valdivia 1898-1899, von Carl Chun 2(2): 137-219, pls 20-34.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos protuberans (G.Karsten) F.Gómez
Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), A three-legged structure; a tripod.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean (Index Nominum Algarum).
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
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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Verified by: 09 August 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 05 August 2020.