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Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen 1911

Classification:
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 Ceratium

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Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen
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Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen
© Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen
© Geogina McDermott (robin.raine@nuigalway.ie).

 

Publication details
Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen 1911: 23, figs 40, 41

Published in: Jørgensen, E. (1911). Peridiniales. Ceratium. Bull. Trim. Bur. Cons. Perm. Int. Expl. Mer. Copenhagen 7: 205-248.

Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium is Ceratium tetraceras Schrank.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Tripos setaceus (Jørgesen) F.Gómez

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), bristle-like, setaceous (Stearn 1973).

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Dodge (1982: 223) this species is of the sub-genus Ceratium

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean: Azores (Index Nominum Algarum).

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Ceratium setaceum E.G.Jørgensen)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, Anon. 2011).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Vilicic, Marasovic & Miokovic 2002), Britain (Parke & Dixon 1976), France (Tunin-Ley et al. 2007, Anon. 2017), Ireland (McDermott & Raine 2006), Mediterranean (Gómez 2003), Portugal (Moita & Vilarinho 1999), Scandinavia (Karlason & al. 2018).

North America: Mexico (Pacific) (Okolodkov & Gárate Lizárraga 2006, Torres-Ariño & al. 2019).

Indian Ocean Islands: Maldives (Stanca & al. 2013).

Middle East: Egypt (Nassar & Khairy 2014), Turkey (Taskin (ed.) & al. 2019).

South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).

Asia: China (Liu 2008, Lin 2009).

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

World: World (Gómez 2005).

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.

Key references
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

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.

Lin Yongshi [Lin, Y.S.] (2009). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus VI Pyrrophyta No. I Dinophyceae Ceratiaceae. pp. [i]-xx, 1-93, pls I-XVIII. Beijing: Science Press.

McDermott, G. & Raine, R. (2006). The dinoflagellate genus Ceratium in Irish shelf seas. pp. [viii] + 1-86, 31 figs. Galway: Martin Ryan Institute.

Schiller, J. (1937). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2. Teil. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds), pp. 321-590, i-vii. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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