Peridinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Cleve 1900
Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Parke & Dodge
Cyst.Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Peridinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Cleve 1900: 20
Published in: Cleve, P.T. (1900). Notes on some Atlantic plankton-organisms. Kongl. Svenska Vetenskaps Academiens Handlingar 34(1): 1-22, 8 pls.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Parke & Dodge.
Peridinium divergens var. oblongum Aurivillius
Type locality: Skagerak; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), oblong (Stearn 1973).
Created: 27 September 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.
Last updated: 17 December 2010
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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 17 December 2010. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 28 May 2023