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Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg 1836

Publication details
Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg 1836: 174

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1836). Zusätze zur Erkenntniss grosser organischer Ausbildung in den kleinsten thierischen Organismen. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1835: 150-181, 1 pl.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Germany: bei Berlin (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), encircled, girdled, enclosed (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Popovsky & Pfiester (1990) cite this name with the following authorities: Stein 1878 (synonym of Glenodiniopsis steinii (Lemmermann) Woloszynska (p. 157), (O.F. Müller) Ehrenberg 1830 (synonym of Sphaerodinium cinctum (Ehrenberg) Woloszynska) (p. 157), Bergh 1881 (synonym of Glenodinium berghii Lemmermann 1900) (p. 160) Dangeard 1883 (synonym of Gelnodinium dangeardii (Dangeard 1883) Lemmermann 1910) (p. 160), Levander 1892 (synonym of Peridiniopsis balticum (Levander) Bourrelly) (p. 188). Please see original text for illustrations of all species.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg)
Europe: Britain (Lewis & Dodge 2002, Whitton & al. 2003, John, Whitton & Brook 2011), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

South America: Brazil (Odebrecht 2010).

Middle East: Iraq (Maulood & al. 2013).

Asia: Japan (Hirose, Yamagishi & Akiyama 1977).

Australia and New Zealand: Victoria (Day & al. 1995).

World: World (Gómez 2012).

Key references
Carty, S. & Cox, E.R. (1986). Kansodinium gen. nov. and Durinskia gen. nov.: two genera of freshwater dinoflagellates (Pyrrhophyta). Phycologia 25(2): 197-204.

Hirose, H., Yamagishi, T. & Akiyama, M. (1977). Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae. pp. [8 col. pls], [1]-933, 244 pls in text. Tokyo: Uchida Rokakuho Publishing Co., Ltd. [in Japanese]

Lewis, J.M. & Dodge, J.D. (2011). Dinophyta (Dinoflagellates). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 250-274. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

Schilling, A.J. (1913). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Die Süsswasser-Flora Deutschlands, Österreichs und der Schweiz. Heft 3. (Pascher, A. Eds), pp. [1]-iv, 1-66. Jena: Verlag von Gustav Fischer.

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