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Gymnodinium pascheri (Suchlandt) J.Schiller

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

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium pascheri (Suchlandt) J.Schiller 1954: 269

Published in: Schiller, J. (1954). Über winterliche pflanzliche Bewohner des Wassers, Eises und des daraufliegenden Schneebereichs. I. Österreichische Botanische Zeitschrift 101: 236-284.

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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 Woloszynskia pascheri (Suchlandt) Stosch

Basionym
Glenodinium pascheri Suchlandt

Type information
Type locality: in red snow, Davoser-See, Switzerland (Silva 1996-to date).

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

General environment
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
Stosch, H.A. von (1973). Observations on vegetative reproduction and sexual cycles of two freshwater dinoflagellates Gynmodinium pseudopalustre Schiller and Woloszynskia apiculata sp. nov. British Phycological Journal 8(2): 105-134.

Key references
Gerrath, J.F. & Nicholls, K.H. (1974). A red snow in Ontario caused by the dinoflagellate, Gymnodinium pascheri. Canadian Journal of Botany 52: 683-685.

Created: 30 October 2002 by Andy Taylor

Verified by: 24 September 2018 by Wendy Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Gerrath, J.F. & Nicholls, K.H. (1974). A red snow in Ontario caused by the dinoflagellate, Gymnodinium pascheri. Canadian Journal of Botany 52: 683-685.

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