Gymnodinium puniceum Kofoid & Swezy
Gymnodinium puniceum Kofoid & Swezy 1921
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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Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Phoenician purple, crimson (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
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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