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Vorticella cincta O.F.Müller

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Protozoa
Phylum Protozoa incertae sedis
Class Protozoa classis incertae sedis
Order Protozoa ordo incertae sedis
Family Protozoa familia incertae sedis
Genus Vorticella

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Vorticella cincta O.F.Müller
Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 29 Feb 2008. © C.F.Carter(chris.carter@6cvw.freeuk,com).

Vorticella cincta O.F.Müller
Kingston, Washington, USA; golf course, 1000x, DIC. 31 May 2008.

Vorticella cincta O.F.Müller
Kingston, Washington, USA; golf course, 1000x, DIC. 30 May 2008. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg Kingston, Washington, USA; golf course, 1000x, DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Vorticella cincta O.F.Müller 1773: 98

Published in: Müller, O.F. (1786). Animalcula infusoria fluviatilia et marina quæ detexit, systematice descripsit et ad vivum delineari curavit Otho Fridericus Müller ; sistet opus hoc posthumum, quod cum tabulis Aeneis L. in lucem tradit vidua ejus nobilissima cura Othonis Fabricii. pp. [i]-[ix], [i]-lvi, [1]-367. Hauniæ [Copenhagen]: Typis N. Mölleri.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Vorticella is .

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg

Origin of species name
Participle A (Latin), encircled, girdled, enclosed (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
not in INA.

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Source of current name
Ehrenberg, C.G. (1832). Über die Entwickelung und Lebensdauer der Infusionsthiere; nebst ferneren Beiträgen zu einer Vergleichung ihrer organischen Systeme. Abhandlungen der Königlichen Akademie Wissenschaften zu Berlin, Physikalische Klasse 1831: 1-154, pls I-IV.

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