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Ankistrodinium semilunatum (Herdman) Hoppenrath, Shauna Murray, Sparmann & Leander

Publication details
Ankistrodinium semilunatum (Herdman) Hoppenrath, Shauna Murray, Sparmann & Leander 2012: 1145, figs 1-4

Published in: Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S., Sparmann, S.F. & Leander, B.S. (2012). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Ankistrodinium gen. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new genus of marine sand-dwelling dinoflagellates formerly classified within Amphidinium. Journal of Phycology 48(5): 1143-1152.

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

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Amphidinium semilunatum E.C.Herdman

Type information
Type locality: England: Isle of Man:Port Erin (south end of beach) (Silva 1996-to date).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphidinium semilunatum E.C.Herdman 1924
Thecadinium semilunatum (Herdman) J.D.Dodge 1982

Habitat notes
Benthic: marine sand (Hoppenrath et al. 2012). - (6 Dec 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S.A., Chomérat, N. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Marine benthic dinoflagellates - unravelling their worldwide biodiversity. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe Vol. 54. pp. [1]-276. Frankfurt am Main & Stuttgar: V. Mosbrugger & E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Created: 06 December 2012 by Wendy Guiry

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