Peridinium islandicum Paulsen
Peridinium islandicum Paulsen 1904: 23, fig. 7
Published in: Paulsen, O. (1904). On some Peridineae and plankton-diatoms. Meddelelser fra Kommissionen for Havundersøgelser Serie: Plankton 1(1): 1-57.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium islandicum (Paulsen) Balech
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), of or pertaining to Iceland (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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
Balech, E. (1973). Cuarta contribucion al conocimiento del genero Protoperidinium. Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales Nueva Serie 3(5): 347-368.
Created: 30 September 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 31 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 September 2019.