Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney
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Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran 1900: 47
Published in: Gran, H.H. (1902). Das Plankton des Norwegischen Nordmeeres von biologischen und hydrographischen Gesichtspunkten behandelt. Reports of the Norwegian Fisheries and Marine Investigations 2(2, No. 5): 1-222.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech
Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: coast of Norway (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1974). El genero "Protoperidinium" Bergh, 1881 ("Peridinium" Ehrenberg, 1831, partim). Revista del Museo Argentino de Ciencias Naturales "Bernardino Rivadavia" Instituto Nacional de Investigación de las Ciencias Naturales, Hidrobiologia 4(1): 1-79.
Created: 28 May 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 21 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 December 2019.