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Gymnodinium pellucidum (Herdman) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray, nom. inval.

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gymnodiniales
Family Gymnodiniaceae
Genus Gymnodinium

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium pellucidum (Herdman) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray 2004: 362, nom. inval.

Published in: Flø Jørgesen, M., Murray, S. and Daugbjerg, N. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. I. Redefinition of Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) based on cladistic and molecular phylogenetic analyses. Journal of Phycology 40: 351-365, 6 Figs.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium venator Flo Jørgensen & Murray

Basionym
Amphidinium pellucidum E.C.Herdman

Type information
Type locality: Isle of man: Port Erin (Silva 1996-to date). Type: "amongst sand from beach". (Silva 1996-to date

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), pellucid, translucent but not hyaline (Stearn 1973).

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

Nomenclatural notes
invalid: place of publication of basionym not cited; illegitimate: later homonym of Gymnodinium pellecidum. - (5 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Flo Jørgesen, M. & Murray, S. (2004). Corrigendum: Amphidinium revisited. I. Redefinition of Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) based on cladistic and molecular phylogenetic analyses. Journal of Phycology 40(6): 1181.

Created: 11 May 2004 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 06 May 2013 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2020.

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