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Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran 1900

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

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Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney. 13 Apr 2013. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 25 Jun 2011. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun.

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Poulsbo, Washington, USA; Liberty Bay Marina, 200x, phase contrast. 31 May 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 14 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

Peridinium divergens var. conica Gran
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC. 14 Jun 2009. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Ectocarpus deformans P.J.L.Dangeard

Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, 400x, DIC, Palmer-Maloney
© Karl Bruun

Publication details
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.

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 Protoperidinium conicum (Gran) Balech

Type information
Type locality: coast of Norway (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Participle B (Latin), divergent, going different ways (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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

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