Gymnodinium oppressum Conrad
Gymnodinium oppressum Conrad 1926: 82, fig. D; pl. 1: figs 17-19
Published in: Conrad, W. (1926). Recherches sur les flagellates de nos eaux saumâtres. 1e partie: dinoflagellates. Archiv für Protistenkunde 55: 63-100, 2 pls.
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This is a marine species.
Type locality: Nieuport, Belgium (Conrad, 1926: 82). Notes: According to Thessen, Patterson & Murray (2012: 16), "This species was described by Conrad from brackish water in ruins near Newport, UK.". In fact, the species was described from brackish water near Nieuport, Belgium (Conrad 1926: 82).
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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