Gymnodinium autumnale Christen, nom. inval.
Gymnodinium autumnale Christen 1959: 76, fig. 13, nom. inval.
Published in: Christen, H.R. (1959). Flagellaten aus dem Schützenweiher bei Veltheim. Mitteilungen der naturwissenschaftlichen gesellschaft in Winterthur 29: 167-189.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium leptostauron Moestrup & Calado
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), appearing or reproducing in autumn.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: type not designated (see Moestrup & Calado 2018: 104). - (6 May 2013) - M.D. Guiry
This is a freshwater 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
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
Created: 22 October 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 17 October 2018 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.