Peridinium inflatum Okamura 1912: 222, pl. 4
Published in: Okamura, K. (1912). Plankton organisms from bonito-fishing grounds. Report of the Imperial Bureau of Fisheries. Scientific Investigation 1: 4-38.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium inflatum (Okamura) Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), swollen.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1974). El genero "Protoperidinium" Bergh, 1881 ("Peridinium" Ehrenberg, 1831, partim). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" Instituto Nacional de Investigación de las Ciencias Naturales, Hidrobiologia 4(1): 1-79.
Created: 01 February 2014 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 21 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 December 2019.