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Gymnodinium sinuatum Skvortsov 1968

Publication details
Gymnodinium sinuatum Skvortsov 1968: 90, pl. II [2]: fig. 8

Published in: Skvortzov, B. (1968). New and little known Peridineae from northern Manchuria, China. Quarterly Journal of the Taiwan Museum 21: 79-114.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sinuate, strongly waved (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Moestrup & Calado (2018: 472) note, "Too little information was given about cingulum, sulcus or flagella. We consider the description to be inadequate for identification." - (31 Aug 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
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.

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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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 28 September 2020.

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