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Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy

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

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Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
Prox. Yardley Chase, Northampton, UK. 14 Aug 2018. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 13 Sep 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
North Cascades, Washington, USA; Highwood Lake, 1000x, DIC. 30 Aug 2012. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

 

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Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy Prox. Yardley Chase, Northampton, UK
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Publication details
Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy 1921: 264, no fig.

Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

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

Basionym
Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman

Type information
Type locality: "ponds in the Phoenix Park" [Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland] (Allman 1855: 25).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman 1855

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Melodinium uberrimum Kent 1880
Gyrodinium traunsteineri Lindemann 1928
Gymnodinium irregulare Christen 1959

Nomenclatural notes
G. F. Allman (Novotná 2010). It is George James Allman (1812-1898). - (3 Sep 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

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Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Dillard, G.E. (2007). Freshwater algae of the southeastern United States Part 8. Chrysophyceae, Xanthophyceae, Cryptophyceae and Dinophyceae. Bibliotheca Phycologica 112: [i-vi], 1-127, 22 pls.

Kasten J., Kusber W.-H., Riedmüller U., Tworeck A., Oschwald L. & Mischke U. (2018). Steckbriefe der Phytoplankton-Indikatortaxa in den WRRL Bewertungsverfahren PhytoSee und PhytoFluss mit Begleittext – 1. Lieferung: 50 Steckbriefe ausgewählter Indikatortaxa. pp. 1-177. Berlin: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin.

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

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.

Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.

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