Tripos contortus (Gourret) F.Gómez
Tripos contortus (Gourret) F.Gómez 2013: 5
Published in: Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), contorted, literally, ‘powerful, vehement, involved’. (Stearn 1973).
Ceratium tripos var. contortum Gourret 1883
Ceratium gibberum var. contortum Gourret 1883
Ceratium contortum (Gourret) Cleve 1900
Neoceratium contortum (Gourret) F.Gomez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia 2010
This is a marine species.
Created: 03 October 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 20 February 2020.