Gymnodinium dodgei R.Sarma & Y.S.R.K.Shyam
Gymnodinium dodgei R.Sarma & Y.S.R.K.Shyam 1974: 21, figs 1-3, 9-12
Published in: Sarma, Y.S.R.K. & Shyam, R. (1974). On the morphology, reproduction and cytology of two new freshwater dinoflagellates from India. British Phycological Journal 9(1): 21-29, 14 figs, 1 table.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tovellia dodgei (R.Sarma & Y.S.R.K.Shyam) K.N.Mertens & H.Gu
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: near Sarnath, District Varanasi, India (Sarma & Shyam 1974: 21). Iconotype: Figs 1, 2: February 1970; temporary pond. (Sarma & Shyam 1974: 21, 22).
Source of current name
Luo, Z., You, X., Mertens, K.N. & Gu, H. (2016). Morphological and molecular characterization of Tovellia cf. aveirensis (Dinophyceae) from Jiulong River, China. Nova Hedwigia 103: 79-94.
Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.
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