Neoceratium compressum (Gran) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia, nom. inval. 2010
Tripos compressus (Gran) F.Gómez
A heavily reticulated species.Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Neoceratium compressum (Gran) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.Lopez-Garcia, nom. inval. 2010: table 2
Published in: Gómez, F., Moreira, D. & López-Garcia, P. (2010). Neoceratium gen. nov., a new genus for all marine species currently assigned to Ceratium (Dinophyceae). Protist 161: 35-54.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Neoceratium is Neoceratium furca (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia.
Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos compressus (Gran) F.Gómez.
Ceratium compressum Gran
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean: near SW coast of Norway; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 July 2009 by Fernando Gomez.
Last updated: 26 March 2021
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 26 March 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 June 2023