Gymnodinium cestocoetes R.H.Thompson
Gymnodinium cestocoetes R.H.Thompson 1947: 8, pl. 1: figs 10-14
Published in: Thompson, R.H. (1947). Fresh-water dinoflagellates of Maryland. Contributions from the Chesapeake Biological Laboratory 67: 3-24.
Publication date: May 1947
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Biecheleria cestocoetes (R.H.Thompson) Moestrup
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Type locality: "Collected Jan. and Feb. 1947 from a woodland swamp near Dublin, Maryland. Collected again from under ice in Feb. and March, from a small swamp at the head of Bush River estuary, near Belcamp, Maryland. The swamp is separated from the river by a highway fill." (Thompson, 1947: 9).
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
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
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Verified by: 25 October 2018 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 February 2020.