Gymnodinium hiemale (J.Schiller) Popovsky, nom. illeg.
Gymnodinium hiemale (J.Schiller) Popovsky 1990: 6, nom. illeg.
Published in: Popovsky, J. (1990). New knowledge on freshwater dinoflagellates of Central Europe; with description of a new species. Archiv für Hydrobiologie 60: 1-18.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nusuttodinium hiemale (J.Schiller) Moestrup & Calado
Massartia hiemalis J.Schiller
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), pertaining to winter, also "hyemale" (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Gymnodinium hiemale Woloszynska, 1917. - (17 Oct 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -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.
Created: 05 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Skvortzow, B.W. (1926). Über Gymnodinium hiemale Skvortz. Hedwigia 67: 122-124.
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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 26 February 2020.