Neoceratium macroceros ( ) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garciaómez, nom. inval.
Ceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) Vanhöffen Live cell
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Neoceratium macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garciaómez 2010: table 2, nom. inval.
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 macroceros (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez
Peridinium macroceros Ehrenberg
Type locality: Baltic Sea (Silva 1996-to date). Type: Dr. Michaelis; (Silva 1996-to date
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: basionym not cited (INA). - (12 Oct 2011) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
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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Verified by: 30 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 February 2020.