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Diplopsalis lenticula Bergh 1881

Publication details
Diplopsalis lenticula Bergh 1881: 244, figs 60-62

Published in: Bergh, R.S. (1881). Der Organismus der Cilioflagellaten. Eine phylogenetische Studie. Morphologisches Jahrbuch 7: 177-288.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Diplopsalis.

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

Type information
Type locality: Denmark: Strib (isl. Fyen) (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), lens, freckle (Brown 1946).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dissodium lenticula (Bergh) Loeblich III 1970

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peridiniopsis lenticula (Bergh) Starmach
Glenodinium lenticula Pouchet 1883

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Abé, T.H. (1981). Studies on the family Peridiniidae. An unfinished monograph of the armoured Dinoflagellata. Publications of the Seto Marine Biological Laboratory. Special Publication Series 6: 1-411, 65 figs.

Carty, S. & Cox, E.R. (1986). Kansodinium gen. nov. and Durinskia gen. nov.: two genera of freshwater dinoflagellates (Pyrrhophyta). Phycologia 25(2): 197-204.

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

Gribble, K.E. & Anderson, D.M. (2006). Molecular phylogeny of the heterotrophic dinoflagellates, Photoperidinium, Diplopsalis and Preperidinium (Dinophyceae), inferred from large subunit rDNA. Journal of Phycology 42: 1081-1095.

Gribble, K.E. & Anderson, D.M. (2007). High intraindividual, intraspecific, and interspecific variability in large subunit ribosomal DNA in the heterotrophic dinoflagellates Protoperidinium, Diplopsalis, and Preperidinium (Dinophyceae). Phycologia 46(3): 315-324, 4 figs, 4 tables.

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]

Liu, T., Mertens, K.N. & Gu, H. (2015). Cyst-theca relationship and phylogenetic positions of the diplosalioideans (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), with description of Niea and Qia gen. nov.. Phycologia 54(2): 210-232.

McMinn, A. & Scott, F.J. (2005). Dinoflagellates. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 202-250. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Sournia, A. (1986). Atlas du phytoplancton marin. Volume I: Cyanophycées, Dictyophycées, Dinophycées, Raphidophycées. pp. [1]-219. Paris: Éditions du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique 15, quai Anatole France - 75700 Paris.

Tomas, C.R., Eds (1996). Identifying marine diatoms and dinoflagellates. pp. 1-858. San Diego: Academic Press Inc.

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Verified by: 16 July 2021 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Lebour, M.V. (1922). Plymouth peridinians. I. Diplopsalis lenticula and its relatives. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 12: 795-812.
Naustvoll, L.-J. (1998). Growth and grazing by the thecate heterotrophic dinoflagellate Diplopsalis lenticula (Diplopsalidaceae, Dinophyceae). Phycologia 37: 1-9, 10 figs, 2 tables.
Pavillard, J. (1912). Apropos du Diplopsalis lenticula Bergh. Comptes Rendus Hebdomadaires des Séances de l'Académie des Sciences 155: 173-175.

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