Pyrrhotriadinium polyedricum (Pouchet) Nakada, nom. illeg. 2010
Triadinium polyedricum (Pouchet) J.D.Dodge Apical view
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Pyrrhotriadinium polyedricum (Pouchet) Nakada 2010: 205, nom. illeg.
Published in: Nakada, T. (2010). Nomenclatural notes on some ambiregnal generic names (comments to
Özdikmen, 2009). Munis Entomology & Zoology 5(1): 204-208, 1 table.
Publication date: 2010
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Pyrrhotriadinium.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Triadinium polyedricum (Pouchet) J.D.Dodge
Peridinium polyedricum Pouchet
Type locality: France: Marseille (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latinised), polyhedron-like.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: valid but superfluous under ICN rules but valid and legitimate under ICZN rules. - (25 Dec 2015) - M.D. Guiry
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
Dodge, J.D. (1981). Three new generic names in the Dinophyceae: Herdmania, Sclerodinium and Triadinium to replace Heteraulacus and Goniodoma. British Phycological Journal 16: 273-280, 11 figs.
Created: 23 December 2015 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 09 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 October 2021.