Gymnodinium coeruleum Antipova, nom. illeg. 1955
Gymnodinium coeruleum Antipova 1955: 327, fig. 1-III, nom. illeg.
Published in: Antipova, N (1955). New species of the genus Gymnodinium (Gymnodiniaceae) Stein in Lake Baikal. Doklady Akademii Nauk SSSR 103: 325-328.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gyrodinium helveticum (Penard) Y.Takano & T.Horiguchi
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), sky-blue.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: not Gymnodinium coeruleum Dogiel, 1906. - (19 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: Lake Baikal (Index Nominum Algarum).
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
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.
Created: 27 July 2015 by Wendy Guiry
Verified by: 18 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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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 22 September 2020.