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Katodinium edax (Schiller) Loeblich III 1965

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Tovelliales
Family Tovelliaceae
Genus Katodinium

 

Publication details
Katodinium edax (Schiller) Loeblich III 1965

Published in: Loeblich, A.R., III (1965). Dinoflagellate nomenclature. Taxon 14: 15-18.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Katodinium is Katodinium nieuportense (Conrad) Fott.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Massartia edax Schiller

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Massartia edax Schiller 1954

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

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References
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Calado, A.J. (2011). On the identity of the freshwater dinoflagellate Glenodinium edax, with a discussion on the genera Tyrannodinium and Katodinium, and the description of Opisthoaulax gen. nov. Phycologia 50(6): 641-649.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 December 2020.

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