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 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 17 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 12 April 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 12 April 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 December 2023