Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran 1900
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. (1900). Hydrographic-biological studies of the North Atlantic Ocean and the coast of Nordland. Report on Norwegian Fishery and Marine Investigations 1(5): 1-92, 2 pls.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech
Type locality: coast of Norway (Index Nominum Algarum).
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.
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: 19 January 2020 by M.D. Guiry
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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 16 October 2021.