Peridinium tripos G. & F.G.Whitting, nom. illeg.
Peridinium tripos G.Murray & F.G.Whitting 1899: 327, pl. 30, fig. 4a, nom. illeg.
Published in: Murray, G. & Whitting, F. (1899). New Peridiniaceae from the Atlantic. Transactions of the Linnean Society of London, Botany, Series 2, 5: 321-342, pls 27-33.
Publication date: 1899
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heterodinium murrayi Kofoid
Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), A three-legged structure; a tripod.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
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: 08 October 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 01 October 2014 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 08 December 2019.