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Votadinium calvum Reid 1977

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


Publication details
Votadinium calvum Reid 1977: 444

Published in: Reid, P.C. (1977). Peridiniacean and glenodiniacean dinoflagellate cysts from the British Isles. Nova Hedwigia 29: 429-463.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Votadinium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Protoperidinium latidorsale (P.A.Dangeard) Balech

Type information
[81733]Type locality: Dee Estuary, England (Index Nominum Algarum). Holotype (indicated): Recent, intertidal sediments. Geol. Dept., Univ. Sheffield (Index Nominum Algarum

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
Resting spore of Peridinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Paulse[?] (Index Nominum Algarum). - (15 Mar 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Sarai, C., Yamaguichi, A., Kawami, H. & Matsuoka, K. (2013). Two new species formally [sic, meaning formerly] attributed to Protoperidinium oblongum (Aurivillius) Park et Dodge (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae): Evidence from cyst incubation experiments. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 192: 103-118.

Key references
Balkis, N., Balci, M., Giannakourou, A., Venetsanopolou, A. & Mudie, P. (2016). Dinoflagellate resting cysts in recent marine sediments from the Gulf of Gemlik (Marmara Sea, Turkey) and seasonal harmful algal blooms. Phycologia 55(2): 187-209.

Cho, H.-J., Kim, C.-H., Moon, C.-H. & Matsuoka, K. (2003). Dinoflagellate cysts in recent sediments from the southern coastal waters of Korea. Botanica Marina 46: 332-337.

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Verified by: 08 March 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 February 2021.

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