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Gymnodinium cryophilum (G.J.Wedemayer, L.W.Wilcox, & L.E.Graham) Gert Hansen & Moestrup

Publication details
Gymnodinium cryophilum (G.J.Wedemayer, L.W.Wilcox, & L.E.Graham) Gert Hansen & Moestrup in N.Daugbjerg, Gerd Hansen, J.Larsen & Ø.Moestrup 2000: 305, 317

Published in: Daugbjerg, N., Hansen, G., Larsen, J. & Moestrup, Ø. (2000). Phylogeny of some of the major genera of dinoflagellates based on ultrastructure and partial LSU rDNA sequence data, including the erection of three new genera of unarmoured dinoflagellates. Phycologia 39: 302-317.

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
Amphidinium cryophilum G.J.Wedemayer, L.W.Wilcox & L.E.Graham

Type information
Type locality: "Lake George" pond in Southern Dane County, Wisconsin, U.S.A. (43Ý01.9’ N, 89Ý21.9’ W) Type: University of Wisconsin cultures 1A through 1W

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphidinium cryophilum G.J.Wedemayer, L.W.Wilcox & L.E.Graham 1982

General environment
This is a 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.

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.

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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