Thecadinium semilunatum (Herdman) J.D.Dodge 1982
Thecadinium semilunatum (Herdman) J.D.Dodge 1982: 58, fig. 5D
Published in: Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ankistrodinium semilunatum (Herdman) Hoppenrath, Shauna Murray, Sparmann & Leander
Amphidinium semilunatum E.C.Herdman
Type locality: England: Isle of Man:Port Erin (south end of beach) (Index Nominum Algarum).
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Thecadinium semilunatum (Herdman) J.D.Dodge)
Europe: Britain (Dodge 1981).
Source of current name
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S., Sparmann, S.F. & Leander, B.S. (2012). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Ankistrodinium gen. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new genus of marine sand-dwelling dinoflagellates formerly classified within Amphidinium. Journal of Phycology 48(5): 1143-1152.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 16 April 2021.