genus Peridinium

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Noun1.genus Peridinium - type genus of the family Peridiniidae
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
family Peridiniidae, Peridiniidae - marine and freshwater dinoflagellates
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The genus Peridinium was originally established for cells with a cell wall divided into plates and with a transverse groove (Fig.
A taxonomical note to the Section umbonatum of the genus Peridinium Ehrenberg, 1932 (Dinophyceae).
The temporal and spatial variations of four species of the freshwater dinoflagellate genus Peridinium were measured in a small lake in northern Mississippi (Boondoggle Lake) over a period of 16 months.