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Gymnodinium coronatum Woloszynska 1917

Publication details
Gymnodinium coronatum Woloszynska 1917: 115, 120, pls 11, 13

Published in: Woloszynska, J. (1917). Nowe gatunki Peridineów, tudziez spostrzezenia nad budowa okrywy u Gymnodiniów i Glenodiniów. Neue Perinineen-arten, nebst Bemerkungen über den bau der Hülle bei Gymno- und Glenodinium.. Bulletin International de l'Academie des Sciences de Cracovie. Classe des Sciences Mathematiques et Naturelles. Serie B. Sciences Naturelles. Anzeiger der Akademie der Wissenschaften in Krakau. Mathemaische-Naturwissenschaftliche Classe. Serie B. Naturwissenschaften. Cracow 1917: 114-122, pls 11-13.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tovellia coronata (Woloszynska) Moestrup, K.Lindberg & Daugbjerg

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crowned (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Ukraine: Lvov [formerly Lemberg or Lwów, Poland] (Index Nominum Algarum). Notes: [type locality not explicit; "Lehmgruben, Moossümpfen"] (INA).

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
Lindberg, K., Moestrup, Ø & Daugbjerg, N. (2005). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates I: Woloszynskia coronata re-examined using light and electron microscopy and partial LSU rDNA sequences, with description of Tovellia gen. nov. and Jadwigia gen. nov. (Tovelliaceae fam. nov.). Phycologia 44: 416-440.

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

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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