Gymnodinium spirale var. cornutum Pouchet
Gymnodinium spirale var. cornutum Pouchet 1885: 69, pl. 4: fig. 32
Published in: Pouchet, G. (1885). Contribution a l'histoire des Peridiniens marins. Journal de l'Anatomie et de la Physiologie Normales et Pathologiques de l'Homme et des Animaux 21: 28-88.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gyrodinium cornutum (Pouchet) Kofoid & Swezy
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), spiral (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Atlantic off Concarneau, France, June." (Kofoid & Swezy 1921: 293).
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
Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.
Created: 23 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 May 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 26 February 2020.