Ceratium hirundinella   (O.F. Muller) Dujardin,  1841 (Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Myzozoa
Class: Peridinea
Order:Gonyaulacida
Family:Ceratiaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Bursaria hirundella O.F.Muller, 1773
(Homotypic synonym)
Ceratium tetraceros Schrank, 1793
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium macroceras Schrank, 1802
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium longicorne Perty, 1849
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium cumaonense Carter, 1871
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium leptoceras Zacharias, 1904
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium brevicorne Zacharias, 1905
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium pumilum Zacharias, 1905
(Heterotypic synonym)
Ceratium handelii Skuja, 1937
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• West Bengal, Hugli Matla Estuary INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Shetty, HPC; Saha, SB and Ghosh, BB (1963) Observations on the distribution and fluctuations of plankton in the Hooghly-Matlah estuarine system, with notes on their relation to commercial fish landings Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Council of Agricultural Research 8 (2) 326-363 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

Page last updated on:2011-05-31

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