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Parvodinium umbonatum (F.Stein) Carty

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniaceae
Genus Parvodinium


Publication details
Parvodinium umbonatum (F.Stein) Carty 2008: 106, figs 6-8

Published in: Carty, S. (2008). Parvodinium gen. nov. for the Umbonatum Group of Peridinium (Dinophyceae). Ohio Journal of Science 108: 103-107.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Parvodinium.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Peridinium umbonatum F.Stein

Type information
Type locality: Czech Republic (Chodov); Germany (Zwikau) (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium umbonatum F.Stein 1883

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium minimum A.J.Schilling 1891
Peridinium umbonatum var. inaequale Lemmermann 1910
Properidinium inaequale (Lemmermann) Meunier 1919
Peridinium caudatum var. guildfordense Playfair 1920
Peridinium caudatum var. planktonicum Playfair 1920
Peridinium geminum Playfair 1920
Glenodinium guildfordense (Playfair) Er. Lindemann 1931
Glenodinium geminum (Playfair) Er.Lindemann 1931

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Mertens, K.N., Rengefors, K., Moestrup, O. & Ellegaard, M. (2012). A review of recent freshwater dinoflagellate cysts: taxonomy, phylogeny, ecology and palaeocology. Phycologia 51(6): 612-619.

Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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Carty, S. (2008). Parvodinium gen. nov. for the Umbonatum Group of Peridinium (Dinophyceae). Ohio Journal of Science 108: 103-107.
Ramos, G.J.P., Bicudo, C.E.M.& Moura, C.W. do M. (2016). First record of Parvodinium umbonatum (Stein) Carty (Peridiniaceae, Dinophyta) for northeast Brazil. Check List 12(6): 1-6, 3 figs.

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