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Peridiniopsis pygmaea (Er.Lindemann) Bourrelly 1968

Publication details
Peridiniopsis pygmaea (Er.Lindemann) Bourrelly 1968: 9 (as 'pygmaeum' )

Published in: Bourrelly, P. (1968). Notes sur les Péridiniens d'eau douce. Protistologica 4: 5-14.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridiniopsis is Peridiniopsis borgei Lemmermann.

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

Basionym
Peridinium pygmaeum Er.Lindemann

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pygmy, dwarf (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium pygmaeum Er.Lindemann 1920
Glenodinium pygmaeum (Lindemann) J.Schiller 1935

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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