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Peridinium africanum var. intermedium (Playfair) M.Lefèvre

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

 

Publication details
Peridinium africanum var. intermedium (Playfair) M.Lefèvre 1932: 145

Published in: Lefèvre, M. (1932). Monographie des espèces d'eau douce du genre Peridinium. Archives de Botanique, Mémoires 2(5): 1-210, 6 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Parvodinium africanum (Lemmermann) Carty

Basionym
Peridinium tabulatum var. intermedium Playfair

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), of or pertaining to Africa.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Day et al. (1995: 223) lists the name of this species as Peridinium africanum [tab. conjunctum var. intermedium (Playfair) M. Lefèvre].

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

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