Gymnodinium nygaardii Christen, nom. inval.
Gymnodinium nygaardii Christen 1958: 47, figs a-i, nom. inval.
Published in: Christen, H.R. (1958). Gymnodinium Nygaardi sp. nov.. Berichte der Scheizer Botanischen Gesellschaft 68: 44-49.
Publication date: 1958
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tovellia nygaardii Moestrup, K.Lindberg & Daugberg
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Syntype localities: Switzerland: Hausersee, Kanton Zürich: Rootsee near Luzern (Silva 1996-to date).
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.
Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
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