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Peridinium bipes f. occultatum (Er.Lindemann) M.Lefèvre

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


Publication details
Peridinium bipes f. occultatum (Er.Lindemann) M.Lefèvre 1932: 113

Published in: Lefèvre, M. (1932). Monographie des espèces d'eau douce du genre Peridinium. Archives de Botanique, Mémoires 2(5): 1-210, 6 pls.
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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 Peridinium bipes var. occultatum Er.Lindemann

Peridinium bipes var. ocultatum Lindemann

Type information
Type locality: Ziegeleiteich, Trebchen (Silva 1996-to date).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Studies by Ki et al. (2011: 433) suggest that P. bipes f. globosum may be a separate species, while P. bipes f. occultatum may be a form of P. bipes. - (13 Jun 2011) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Key references
Ki, J.-S., Park, M.-H. & Han, M.-S. (2011). Discriminative power of nuclear rDNA sequences for the DNA taxonomy of the dinoflagellate genus Peridinium (Dinophyceae). Journal of Phycology 47(2): 426-435.

Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 24 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Ki, J.S., Cho, S.-Y. & Han, M.S. (2005). Analysis of small-subunit rDNA sequences obtained from Korean Peridinium bipes f. occultatum (Dinophyceae. Algae 20(1): 25-30, 2 figs, 2 tables. [in Korean]
Lee, J.J., Chang, S.H., Lee, J.H. & Lee, J.H. (2006). Morphology and ecology of Peridinium bipes var. occultatum Lindem. (Dinophyceae) forming freshwater red tides in Korean dam reservoirs. Algae 21(4): 433-443, 7 figs, 6 tables.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 18 September 2019.

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