Peridinium candelabrum Ehrenberg 1860: 792, pl. 1: figs 2, 3
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos candelabrum (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Trieste ("In mari scintillante Septembre ad Tergestum") (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.
Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 08 October 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 05 August 2015 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2020.