Gymnodinium viride Lebour, nom. illeg.
Gymnodinium viride Lebour 1917: 189, fig. 4, nom. illeg.
Published in: Lebour, M.V. (1917). Microplankton of Plymouth Sound from the region beyond the breakwater. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 11: 133-182.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium conicum Kofoid & Swezy
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), green (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate; priority for Gymnodinium viride Penard, 1891. - (8 Oct 2014) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Gómez, F. & Souissi, S. (2007). The distribution and life cycle of the dinoflagellate Spatulodinium pseudonoctiluca (Dinophyceae, Noctilucales) in the northeastern English Channel. Comptes Rendus Biologies 330: 231-236.
Created: 11 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 October 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Hansen, G., Botes, L. & De Salas, M. (2007). Ultrastructure and large subunit rDNA sequences of Lepidodinium viride reveal a close relationship to Lepidodinium chlorophorum comb. nov. (=Gymnodinium chlorophorum). Phycological Research 55(1): 25-41.
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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 19 February 2020.