Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman
Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy North Cascades, Washington, USA; Picture Lake, 1000x, DIC
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Peridinium uberrima G.J.Allman 1855: 25
Published in: Allman, G.J. (1855). Observations on Aphanizomenon flos-aquae and a species of Peridinea. Quarterly Journal of Microscopical Science 3: 21-25.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium uberrimum (G.J.Allman) Kofoid & Swezy
Origin of species name
(Latin), most abundant.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Type locality: "ponds in the Phoenix Park" [Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland] (Allman 1855: 25).
Source of current name
Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.
Created: 23 October 2002 by Elizabeth Moran
Verified by: 10 October 2014 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 26 January 2020.