Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein 1883

Scrippsiella trochoidea (F.Stein) A.R.Loeblich III

Scrippsiella trochoidea (F.Stein) A.R.Loeblich IIIBainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC - 20 June 2009. Karl Bruun (

Publication Details
Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein 1883: pl. III [3]: figs 27-29

Published in: Stein, F. (1883). Die naturgeschichte der arthrodelen Flagellaten. In: Der Organismus der Infusionstiere. III. Pt. 2. ( Eds), pp. 1-30. Leipzig:

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium is Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Scrippsiella acuminata (Ehrenberg) Kretschmann, Elbrächter, Zinssmeister, S.Soehner, Kirsch, Kusber & Gottschling.

Type Information
Type locality: "FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF GERMANY. Baltic Sea: Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel Fjord, s.d. [extant]: S.F.N.R. von Stein, s.n."; (Kretschmann & al. 2015: 249) Notes: "... (holotype: pl. III 27–29! in Der Organismus der arthrodelen Flagellaten nach eigenen Forschungen in systematischer Reihenfolge bearbeitet 2, 1883; Baltic Sea, off Federal Republic of Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Kiel Fjord, Apr 2000 [extant]: K.J.S. Meier, s.n. [GeoB*185], Epitype designated in Zinssmeister et al. (2011: 155): CEDiT2011E13!, isoepitypes B400040745! BREM! M156524!)."

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 26 September 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 23 August 2018

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