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Glenodinium ellipsoideum Skvortsov 1968

Publication details
Glenodinium ellipsoideum Skvortsov 1968: 94, pl. III [3]: fig. 5

Published in: Skvortzov, B. (1968). New and little known Peridineae from northern Manchuria, China. Quarterly Journal of the Taiwan Museum 21: 79-114.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Glenodinium is Glenodinium cinctum Ehrenberg.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Moestrup & Calado (2018: 468): "Cells described as broadly ellipsoid, 18 × 16 µm in size; epi- and hypocone of equal length, broadly rounded; slightly compressed dorsoventrally; with numerous small, discoid, brown chloroplasts, marginal eyespot and nucleus nearly central. Found in Manchuria, in the plankton. The diagnostic features of this species do not allow it to be identified with any degree of confidence. The name should be considered a nomen inquirendum and its use discontinued." - (28 Aug 2020) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
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.

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Verified by: 28 August 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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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 23 October 2021.

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