Amphidinium fijiense Karafas & C.R.Tomas
Amphidinium fijiense Karafas & C.R.Tomas in Karafas et al. 2017: 136, fig. 1 A-H (as 'fijiensis' )
Published in: Karafas, S., Teng, S.T., Leaw, C.P. & Alves-de-Souza, C. (2017). An evaluation of the genus Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) combining evidence from morphology, phylogenetics, and toxin production, with the introduction of six novel species. Harmful Algae 68: 128-151, 16 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: "Korotoga, Fiji... To date Amphidinium fijiensis has only been collected from a fish tank containing “live rock” imported from Korotoga Fiji." (Karafasa et al. 2017: 137). Notes: "Holotype: Amfi0508-1. Voucher material will be deposited in the New York Botanical Garden. Living material maintained at the Algal Resources Collection (ARC), Wilmington NC."
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphidinium fijiense Karafas & C.R.Tomas)
Pacific Islands: Fiji (Karafasa et al. 2017).
Created: 17 May 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 17 July 2019.