Amphidinium pellucidum Redeke, nom. illeg.
Amphidinium pellucidum Redeke 1935: 391, fig. 1, nom. illeg.
Published in: Redeke H.C. (1935). Amphidinium (Rotundinium) pellucidum nov. spec., eine neue Peridiniee des Niederländischen Brackwassers. Recueil des Travaux Botaniques Néerlandais 32: 391-395.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heterocapsa rotundata (Lohmann) Gert Hansen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Illegitimate: later homonym of Amphidinium pellucidum E.C.Herdman. - (31 Jan 2011) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
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.
Created: 20 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 17 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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Redeke H.C. (1935). Amphidinium (Rotundinium) pellucidum nov. spec., eine neue Peridiniee des Niederländischen Brackwassers. Recueil des Travaux Botaniques Néerlandais 32: 391-395.
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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 20 February 2020.