Corythodinium elegans (Pavillard) F.J.R.Taylor 1976
Corythodinium elegans (Pavillard) F.J.R.Taylor 1976: 123
Published in: Taylor, F.J.R. (1976). Dinoflagellates from the International Indian Ocean Expedition: A report on material collected by the R.V. "Anton Bruun". Bibliotheca Botanica 132: 1-234, 46 pls, 5 charts, 5 tables.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Corythodinium is Corythodinium tesselatum (F.Stein) Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Oxytoxum elegans Pavillard.
Oxytoxum elegans Pavillard
Origin of Species Name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 13 March 2006 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 04 September 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 04 September 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 August 2022