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Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs 1912

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Phytodiniales
Family Phytodiniaceae
Genus Cystodinium


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Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs
Group of cells in-situ showing attachment and pigment spot, Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 03 Dec 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Pond, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 16 Apr 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.


Echinocaulon spinellum Kützing

Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs Group of cells in-situ showing attachment and pigment spot, Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.
© C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs 1912: 384, 442

Published in: Klebs, G. (1912). Über Flagellaten- und Algen-ähnliche Peridineen. Verhandlungen des Naturhistorisch-medizinischen Vereins zu Heidelberg, N.F. 11: 369-451.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cystodinium is Cystodinium bataviense G.A.Klebs.

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

Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling 1891

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Closterium cancer Playfair 1907
Cystodinium steinii Klebs 1912
Cystodinium steinii f. tenuirostre Woloszynska 1919
Cystodinium iners Geitler 1928
Gymnodinium bisetosum Lindemann 1928
Gymnodinium steinii (G.A.Klebs) Lindemann 1928
Gymnodinium novaculosum Baumeister 1939
Cystodinium bisetosum (Lindemann) Huber-Pestalozzi 1950
Cystodinium novaculosum (Baumeister) Huber-Pestalozzi 1950
Gymnocystodinium gessneri Baumeister 1957
Cystodinium schilleri Baumeister 1957
Cystodinium steinii var. dimidio-minus Baumeister 1958
Gymnocystodinium iners (Geitler) Baumeister 1958
Rhizodinium gessneri (Baumeister) Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III 1968

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (2011). Dinophyta of Ukraine (illustrated book for identification). pp. [1]-442, 32 figs, 117 pls. Kiev: Alterpres. [in Russian]

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.

Odebrecht, C. (2010). Dinophyceae. In: Catálogo de plantas e fungos do Brasil. Vol. 1. (Forzza, R.C. Eds), pp. 366-383. Rio de Janeiro: Andrea Jakobsson Estúdio; Instituto de Pesquisas Jardim Botânico do Rio de Janeiro.

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

Schiller, J. (1937). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2. Teil. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds), pp. 321-590, i-vii. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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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