Torodinium robustum Kofoid & Swezy 1921

Publication Details
Torodinium robustum Kofoid & Swezy 1921: 391, fig. II [2]: 1-3; pl. 4: fig. 49

Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Torodinium is Torodinium teredo (Pouchet) Kofoid & Swezy.

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

Type Information
Atlantic or Bay of Naples: Pacific off La Jolla, California; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), strong growing, strong-growing, or stout.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 09 October 2020

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 09 October 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 24 September 2023

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