Gymnodinium pellucidum (Herdman) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray, nom. inval.
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.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gymnodinium venator Flo Jørgensen & Murray
Amphidinium pellucidum E.C.Herdman
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).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
invalid: place of publication of basionym not cited; illegitimate: later homonym of Gymnodinium pellecidum. - (5 Aug 2006) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
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.