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Gymnodinium asymmetricum Massart 1920

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gymnodiniales
Family Gymnodiniaceae
Genus Gymnodinium


Publication details
Gymnodinium asymmetricum Massart 1920: 133, fig. 22 (as 'asymetricum' )

Published in: Massart, J. (1920). Recherches sur les organismes inférieurs. VIII. Sur la motilité des flagellates. Bulletin de l'Academie Royale de Belgique, Classe des Sciences, série 5 6: 116-141.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Katodinium asymmetricum (Massart) A.R.Loeblich, III

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
"Nomen" in 1901 [INA]. - (20 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Loeblich, A.R., III (1965). Dinoflagellate nomenclature. Taxon 14: 15-18.

Key references
Massart, J. (1901). Liste des Flagellates observés aux environ de Coxyde et de Nieuport. Annales de la Société Belge de Microscopie 27: 75-83.

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Verified by: 20 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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