Gymnodinium irregulare B.Hope
Gymnodinium irregulare B.Hope 1954: 152, fig. 1 g-j
Published in: Hope, B. (1954). Floristic and taxonomic observations on marine phytoplankton from Nordåsvatn, near Bergen. Nytt Magasin for Botanik 2: 149-153, 1 fig.
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Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), irregular (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This species name appeared in April, 1954 (INA).` While there is very little description, there is sufficent for validation. - (30 Jun 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.
Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.
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Verified by: 16 October 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 25 February 2020.