Peridinium oceanicum var. oblongum (Aurivillius) Paulsen 1908

Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Parke & Dodge

Current name: Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Parke & Dodge
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Publication Details
Peridinium oceanicum var. oblongum (Aurivillius) Paulsen 1908: 55

Published in: Paulsen, O. (1908). XVIII. Peridiniales. In: Nordisches Plankton, Botanischer Teil. (Brandt, K. & Apstein, C. Eds), pp. 1-124. Keil und Leipzig: Verlag von Lepsius & Tischer.

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Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Peridinium is Peridinium cinctum (O.F.Müller) Ehrenberg.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Parke & Dodge.

Peridinium divergens var. oblongum Aurivillius

Type Information
Type locality: Skagerak; (Index Nominum Algarum)

Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the ocean (Stearn 1983).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 14 December 2015 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda.

Last updated: 14 December 2015

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 14 December 2015. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 15 June 2024

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