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Gymnodinium cruciatum (Massart) J.Schiller, nom. inval.

Publication details
Gymnodinium cruciatum (Massart) J.Schiller 1932: 350, nom. inval.

Published in: Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

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

Basionym
Chilodinium cruciatum Massart

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), cross-shaped (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Chilodinium cruciatum Massart 1920

Nomenclatural notes
Validated as Chilodinium cruciatum Massart, 1920: 126, fig. 12? - (19 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a brackish species.

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Key references
Massart, J. (1901). Liste des Flagellates observés aux environ de Coxyde et de Nieuport. Annales de la Société Belge de Microscopie 27: 75-83.

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