Glenodinium cristatum Balech 1961
Glenodinium cristatum Balech 1961: 47, fig. 1
Published in: Balech, E. (1961). Glenodinium cristatum sp. nov. Neotropica 7: 45-51.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Peridiniopsis cristata (Balech) Bourrelly
Type locality: Tropical Pacific: Clipperton Island, 600 mi. S.W. of Manzanillo, Mexico (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), crested.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a brackish 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
Bourrelly, P. (1968). Notes sur les Péridiniens d'eau douce. Protistologica 4: 5-13, 19 figs.
Created: 06 November 2002 by Andy Taylor
Verified by: 25 June 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Balech, E. (1961). Glenodinium cristatum sp. nov. Neotropica 7: 45-51.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.