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Amphidinium eludens Herdman 1922

Publication details
Amphidinium eludens Herdman 1922: 22, fig. 1

Published in: Herdman, E.C. (1922 '1921'). Notes on dinoflagellates and other organisms causing discolouration of the sand at Port Erin II. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society 36: 15-30.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Adenoides eludens (Herdman) Balech

Type information
Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: fig. 1 in Herdman (1922): Fig. 23 (SEM stub SAP114711) (epitype) (Gómez et al. 2015: 127).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Adenoides eludens F. Gómez, R. Onuma, Artigas & Horiguchi epitype (2015: 127, fig. 23) [emend. Gómez et al., 2015] - (5 Jul 2017) - Wendy Guiry

[Balech (1956: 30) cited Amphidinium eludens (1922, fig. 1) as the basionym of the type of Adenoides while he described and illustrated 'Amphidinium kofoidii Herdman 1922: fig. 2' as Adnoides eludens]. - (17 Apr 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Key references
Lebour, M.V. (1925). The dinoflagellates of northern seas. pp. [i]-vii, [1]-250. Plymouth: Published by the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.

Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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