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Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup 2009

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Peridiniopsidaceae
Genus Palatinus


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Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup
Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK. 20 May 2017. © C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com.


Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup Prox. Comment welcome. Yardley Chase, Northamptonshire,UK
© C.F.Carter (chris.Carter'at'6cvw.freeuk.com

Publication details
Palatinus apiculatus (Ehrenberg) Craveiro, Calado, Daugbjerg & Moestrup 2009: 1178, fig. 2 a-e

Published in: Craveiro, S.C., Calado, A.J., Daugbjerg, N. & Moestrup, Ø. (2009). Ultrastructure and LSU rDNA-based revision of Peridinium group Palatinum (Dinophyceae) with the description of Palatinus gen. nov. Journal of Phycology 45(5): 1175-1194.
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Publication date: 2009

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Palatinus.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: near Berlin, Germany (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Glenodinium apiculatum Ehrenberg 1838
Peridinium apiculatum (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann 1859

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium palatinum Lauterborn 1896
Peridinium marssonii Lemmermann 1900
Peridinium anglicum G.S.West 1909
Peridinium laeve subsp. marssonii (Lemmermann) Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium laeve var. contactum Er.Lindemann 1919
Properidinium apiculatum (Ehrenberg) Meunier 1919
Peridinium laeve f. cristatum Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium laeve var. paradoxum Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium laeve var. stylatum Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium laeve subsp. anglicum (G.S.West) Er.Lindemann 1919
Peridinium apiculatum var. cristatum (Er.Lindemann) Er.Lindemann 1928
Peridinium apiculatum f. anglicum (G.S.West) Er.Lindemann 1928
Peridinium palatinum f. cristatum (Er.Lindemann) M.Lefèvre 1932
Peridinium palatinum f. anglicum (West) Lefèvre 1932

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (2011). Dinophyta of Ukraine (illustrated book for identification). pp. [1]-442, 32 figs, 117 pls. Kiev: Alterpres. [in Russian]

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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