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Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling 1891

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniales incertae sedis
Genus Glenodinium


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Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling
Group of cells in-situ showing attachment and pigment spot, Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire, UK. BF image.. 03 Dec 2014. © C.F. Carter(chris.carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.

Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Pond, Lugol's, 400x, DIC. 16 Apr 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.


Cryptopleura spatulata N.L.Gardner

Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Pond, Lugol's, 400x, DIC
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
Glenodinium cornifax A.J.Schilling 1891: 285, pl. X [10]: fig. 18

Published in: Schilling, A.J. (1891). Die Susswasser-peridineen. Flora (Jena) 74: 220-299, pls VIII-X.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium is Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Cystodinium cornifax (A.J.Schilling) G.A.Klebs

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Klebs, G. (1912). Über Flagellaten- und Algen-ähnliche Peridineen. Verhandlungen des Naturhistorisch-medizinischen Vereins zu Heidelberg, N.F. 11: 369-451.

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