Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia, nom. inval. 2010
Tripos muelleri Bory
Cosmopolitan species. Ventral viewRobin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Neoceratium tripos (O.F.Müller) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia, nom. inval. 2010: table 2
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 muelleri Bory.
Cercaria tripos O.F.Müller
Type locality: ""2489. C. Tripos subtriangularis, brachiis deflexis. Tre-Fod-Haleren. ln aqua marina."; (Müller 1776: 206)
Origin of Species Name
Noun (Greek), A three-legged structure; a tripod.
This is a marine species.
Created: 06 July 2009 by Fernando Gomez.
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. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 03 October 2023