Amphidinium kofoidii Herdman 1922
Amphidinium kofoidii Herdman 1922: 26, fig. 2
Published in: Herdman, E.C. (1922 '1921'). 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 Pseudadenoides kofoidii (Herdman) F.Gómez, R. Onuma, Artigas & Horiguchi
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
[Balech (1956: 30) cited Amphidinium eludens (1922, fig. 1) as the basionym of the type of Adenoide while he described and illustrated 'Amphidinium kofoidii Herdman 1922: fig. 2' as Adnoides eludens]. - (17 Apr 2018) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: beach at Port Erin, Isle of Man (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: fig. 2 (Herdman, 1922: 26): fig. 60 (epitype) (Gómez et al. 2015: 133). Notes: at about level of low water neap tides.
Source of current name
Gómez, F., Onuma, R., Artigas, L.F. & Horiguchi, T. (2015). A new definition of Adenoides eludens, an unusual marine sand-dwelling dinoflagellate without cingulum, and Pseudadenoides kofoidii gen. & comb. nov. for the species formerly known as Adenoides eludens. European Journal of Phycology 50(2): 125-138.
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Schiller, J. (1932). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 257-432. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.
Created: 12 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 17 April 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 22 October 2020.