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Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein 1883

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniales incertae sedis
Genus Glenodinium

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Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC. 20 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 20 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Glenodinium trochoideum F.Stein
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC. 20 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Polyneura laciniata (Lightfoot) P.S.Dixon

Scrippsiella trochoidea (F.Stein) A.R.Loeblich III Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol's, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

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!)."

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Seemingly originally first introduced without a description, but validated by analytical figures (Melbourne Code; see ICN Art. 38.7 "For the purpose of Art. 38.5, prior to 1 January 1908, an illustration with analysis (see Art. 38.9 and 38.10) is acceptable in place of a written description or diagnosis."). - (23 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Kretschmann, J., Elbrächter, M., Zinssmeister, C., Soehner, S., Kirsch, M., Kusber, W.-H. & Gottschling, M. (2015). Taxonomic clarification of the dinophyte Peridinium acuminatum Ehrenberg,  ? Scrippsiella acuminata, comb. nov. (Thoracosphaeraceae, Peridiniales). Phytotaxa 220(3): 239-256.

Key references
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Loeblich, A.R., III (1976). Dinoflagellate evolution: speculation and evidence. Journal of Protozoology 23: 13-28.

McMinn, A. & Scott, F.J. (2005). Dinoflagellates. In: Antarctic marine protists. (Scott, F.J. & Marchant, H.J. Eds), pp. 202-250. Canberra & Hobart: Australian Biological Resources Study; Australian Antarctic Division.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.

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Verified by: 23 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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