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Peridinium zonatum (Playfair) Playfair

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniaceae
Genus Peridinium

 

Publication details
Peridinium zonatum (Playfair) Playfair 1920: 815

Published in: Playfair, G.J. (1920). Peridineae of New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 44: 793-818.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

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

Basionym
Peridinium tabulatum var. zonatum Playfair

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), zoned, banded, marked circularly (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium gatunense var. zonatum (Playfair) Lefèvre 1932

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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