Ceratium tetraceras Schrank 1793
Ceratium tetraceras Schrank 1793: 36, pl. III : fig. 23
Published in: Schrank, F. von Paula (1793). Mikroskopische Wahrnehmungen. Der Naturforscher (Halle) 27: 26-37.
This is the type species (lectotype) of the genus Ceratium.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ceratium hirundinella (O.F.Müller) Dujardin
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a freshwater species.
Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, -560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.
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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 November 2020.