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Amphidinium rhynchocephalum Anissimowa 1926

Publication details
Amphidinium rhynchocephalum Anissimowa 1926: 192, figs 1-7 (as 'rhynchocephala' )

Published in: Anissimowa, N.W. (1926). Neue Peridineen aus den Salzgewässern von Staraja Russa (Gouv. Nowgorod).. Russkii Gidrobiologicheskii Zhurnal (5): 188-193.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann.

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

Type information
Type locality: Staraja Russa (Gouv. Nowgorod) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Dodge (1982: 73), this is a synonym of A. operculatum Claparede & Lachmann. - (23 Sep 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

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]

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.

Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 30 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Roberts, K.R., Farmer, M.A., Schneider, R.M. & Lemoine, J.E. (1988). The microtubular cytoskeleton of Amphidinium rhynchocephalum. Journal of Phycology 24: 544-553.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 April 2021.

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