Peridinium lineatum Ehrenberg 1854

Tripos lineatus (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez

Current name: Tripos lineatus (Ehrenberg) F.GómezGeogina McDermott (

Publication Details
Peridinium lineatum Ehrenberg 1854: 240 [pl. 35a, fig. 24c]

Published in: Ehrenberg, C.G. (1854). Die systematische charakteristik der neuen mikroskopischen organismen des tiefen atlantischen Oceans für den monatsbericht zum druck zy übergeben. Bericht über die Zur Bekanntmachung Geeigneten Verhandlungen Der Königl. Preuss. Akademie Der Wissenschaften Zu Berlin 1854: 236-250, 1 table.

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Type Species
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 Tripos lineatus (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez.

Type Information
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean, to 12,000 ft; (Index Nominum Algarum)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 08 October 2002 by Elizabeth Moran.

Last updated: 06 October 2014

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 06 October 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 20 April 2024

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