Gymnodinium agile E.C.Herdman, nom. illeg.
Gymnodinium agile E.C.Herdman 1922: 29, nom. illeg.
Published in: Herdman, E.C. (1922 '1921'). Notes on dinoflagellates and other organisms causing discolouration of the sand at Port Erin II. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society 36: 15-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Herdmania litoralis J.D.Dodge
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: priority for Gymnodinium agile Kofoid & Swezy, 1921. - (8 Oct 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Created: 13 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 18 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.