Amphidinium asymmetricum var. compactum Herdman 1922
Amphidinium asymmetricum var. compactum Herdman 1922: 22, fig. 6
Published in: Herdman E.C. (1922). Notes on dinoflagellates and other organisms causing discolouration of the sand at Port Erin. II. Proceedings and Transactions of the Liverpool Biological Society 36: 15-30.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Togula compacta (Herdman) Flø Jorgensen, Shauna Murray & Daugbjerg
Type locality: Port Erin, Isle of Man (Jørgensen, Murray & Daugbjerg 2004: 292).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Jørgensen, M.F., Murray, S. & Daugbjerg, N. (2004). A new genus of athecate interstitial dinoflagellates, Togula gen. nov., previously encompassed within Amphidinium sensu lato: Inferred from light and electron microscopy and phylogenetic analyses of partial large subunit ribosomal DNA sequences. Phycological Research 52(3): 284-299.
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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 18 April 2021.