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Gymnodinium translucens P.H.Campbell, nom. inval.

Publication details
Gymnodinium translucens P.H.Campbell 1973: 143, pl. 7: fig. 43, nom. inval.

Published in: Campbell, P.H (1973). Studies on brackish water phytoplankton. I. The phytoplankton of Gales Creek with emphasis on the taxonomy and ecology of estuarine phytoflagellates. II. Phytoplankton populations in brackish water ponds, a revised report. pp. [1]-403, 3 pls. Chapel Hill: Sea Grant Program, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina.

Publication date: March 1973

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: lacking Latin description and designation of type. Also would be illegitimate: not Gymnodinium translucens Kofoid & Swezy, 1921. - (20 Apr 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.

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