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Thecadinium petasatum Kofoid & Skogsberg

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Thecadiniaceae
Genus Thecadinium

 

Publication details
Thecadinium petasatum Kofoid & Skogsberg 1928: 32-33

Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Skogsberg, T. (1928). Reports on the scientific results of the expedition to the Eastern Tropical Pacific, in charge of Alexander Agassiz, by the U.S. Fish Commission Steamer "Albatross" from October 1904 to March 1905, Lieut. Commander L.M. Garrett, U.S.N., Commanding. [No.] XXXV. The Dinoflagellata: the Dinophysoidae. Memoirs of the Museum of Comparative Zo├Âlogy, at Harvard College, Cambridge, Mass. 51: 1-766.
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Type species
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Thecadinium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Thecadinium kofoidii (Herdman) J.Schiller

Basionym
Amphidinium kofoidii var. petasatum Herdman

Type information
Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Silva 1996-to date). Type: beach, at about level of low water neap tides. (Silva 1996-to date

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Phalacroma kofoidi Lebour 1925
Thecadinium kofoidi Schiller 1933

Taxonomic notes
= Thecadinium kofoidii (Herdman) Larsen 1985 (Hoppenrath, 2000). - (5 Apr 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.

Key references
Hoppenrath, M. (2000). Morphology and taxonomy of the marine sand-dwelling genus Thecadinium (Dinophyceae), with the description of two new species from the North German Wadden Sea. Phycologia 39: 96-108, 69 figs, 6 tables.

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.

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Verified by: 05 April 2018 by Wendy Guiry

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