Ornithocercus orbiculatus Kofoid & J.R.Michener 1911
Ornithocercus orbiculatus Kofoid & J.R.Michener 1911: 300, no fig.
Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Michener, J.R. (1911). Reports on the scientific results of the expedition to the Eastern Tropical Pacific, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer "Albatross" from October 1904 to March 1905, Lieut. Commander L.M. Garrett, U.S.N., Commanding. XXII. New Genera and species of dinoflagellates. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology at Harvard College 54(7): 265-302.
Publication date: "August 1911"
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ornithocercus steinii Schütt
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), orbicular (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 14 June 2021.