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Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez 2013

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


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Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
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Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
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Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
Ireland. Robin Raine. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
Live cell. © Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie).

Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
Both antapical horns start by coming down and then bend round 180 degrees to become parallel with apical horn.. © Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).


Ceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) Vanhöffen Live cell
© Robin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)

Publication details
Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez 2013: 12

Published in: Gómez, F. (2013). Reinstatement of the dinoflagellate genus Tripos to replace Neoceratium, marine species of Ceratium (Dinophyceae, Alveolata). CICIMAR Oceanides 28(1): 1-22.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Tripos is Tripos muelleri Bory.

Peridinium macroceros Ehrenberg

Type information
Type locality: Baltic Sea (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: Dr. Michaelis; (Index Nominum Algarum

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Peridinium macroceros Ehrenberg 1841
Ceratophorus macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing 1850
Ceratium tripos var. macroceros (Ehrenberg) Claparède & Lachmann 1859
Peridinium tripos var. macroceros (Ehrenberg) Diesing 1866
Ceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) Vanhöffen 1897
Neoceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garciaómez 2010

Nomenclatural notes
Invalid: simultaneous proposal of Tripos macroceros and Tripos muelleri var. macroceros [INA]. - (9 Aug 2018) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Peridinium macroceros Ehrenberg)
Atlantic Islands: Madeira (Kaufmann, Santos & Maranhão 2015).

Asia: Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

(as Ceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) Vanhöffen)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, Anon. 2011).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Vilicic, Marasovic & Miokovic 2002), Baltic Sea (Hällfors 2004), Black Sea (Goméz & Boicenco 2004, Krakhmalnyi et al. 2018), Britain (Parke & Dixon 1976, Dodge 1981), Croatia (Vilicic et al. 2009 ), France (Tunin-Ley et al. 2007), Ireland (McDermott & Raine 2006), Mediterranean (Gómez 2003), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).

North America: Mexico (Pacific) (Okolodkov & Gárate Lizárraga 2006, Torres-Ariño & al. 2019), Nova Scotia (Kim, Garbary & McLachlan 2004), Virginia (VA) (Makinen & Moisan 2012).

Middle East: Turkey (Balkis 2004).

South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).

Asia: China (Liu 2008, Lin 2009), Korea (Jeong et al. 2017), Taiwan (Shao 2003-2014).

Australia and New Zealand: Australia (McCarthy 2013), New Zealand (Taylor 1974, Chang & al. 2012).

World: World (Gómez 2005).

(as Neoceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garciaómez)
Europe: Black Sea (BSPC Editorial Board 2014), France (Anon. 2017).

South America: Brazil (Odebrecht 2010), Colombia (Lozano-Duque, Vidal & Navas S 2011, Lozano-Duque, Vidal & Navas S 2011).

World: World (Gómez 2012).

(as Tripos macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez)
Arctic: Svalbard (Spitsbergen) (Caroppo et al. 2017).

Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

Middle East: Egypt (Abbass, Madkour & Abu-El-Regal 2018), Turkey (Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

Created: 06 October 2014 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 09 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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