Amphidinium britannicum (Herdman) Lebour 1925
Amphidinium britannicum (Herdman) Lebour 1925: 27, pl. 2: figs 5, 6
Published in: Lebour, M.V. (1925). The dinoflagellates of northern seas. pp. [i]-vii, -250. Plymouth: Published by the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Togula britannica (Herdman) Flø Jørgensen, Shauna Murray, & Daugbjerg
Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Jørgensen, Murray & Daugbjerg 2004: 289). Type: Beach, damp sand. (Jørgensen, Murray & Daugbjerg 2004: 289).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to or of Britain.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Murray, S. & Patterson, D.J. (2002). The benthic dinoflagellate genus Amphidinium in south-eastern Australian waters, including three new species. British Phycological Journal 37: 279-298.
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.
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