Gyrodinium lacryma (Meunier) Kofoid & Swezy 1921

Publication Details
Gyrodinium lacryma (Meunier) Kofoid & Swezy 1921: 314, fig. EE, 6 (as 'lachryma')

Published in: Kofoid, C.A. & Swezy, O. (1921). The free-living unarmored Dinoflagellata. Memoirs of the University of California 5: i-viii, 1-562.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gyrodinium is Gyrodinium spirale (Bergh) Kofoid & Swezy.

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

Spirodinium lacryma Meunier

Origin of Species Name
Noun (Latin), a tear (drop of liquid from crying); also lachrima.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 11 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 30 August 2018

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 August 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 11 August 2022

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