Gymnodinium conicum Kofoid & Swezy 1921
Gymnodinium conicum Kofoid & Swezy 1921: 198, fig. X: 27
Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Spatulodinium pseudonoctiluca (Pouchet) J.Cachon & M.Cachon.
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), cone-shaped.
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 19 April 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 19 April 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 01 April 2023