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Karenia longicanalis Z.B.Yang, I.J.Hodgkiss & Gerd Hansen

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gymnodiniales
Family Brachidiniaceae
Genus Karenia

 

Publication details
Karenia longicanalis Z.B.Yang, I.J.Hodgkiss & Gerd Hansen 2001: 68, figs 2-11

Published in: Yang, Z.B., Hodgkiss, I.J. & Hansen, G. (2001). Karenia longicanalis sp. nov. (Dinophyceae): a new bloom-forming species isolated from Hong Kong, May 1998. Botanica Marina 44: 67-74.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Karenia is Karenia brevis (C.C.Davis) Gert Hansen & Moestrup.

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

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Karenia umbella Salas, Bolch & Hallegraeff 2004

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Victoria Harbour, Hong Kong (Yang, Hodgkiss & Hansen 2001: 69). Holotype: figs 2, 7-9: Department of Ecology and Biodiversity, The University of Hong Kong (Yang, Hodgkiss & Hansen 2001: 69).

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Key references
Luo, Z., Wang, L., Chan, L., Lu, S. & Gu, H. (2018). Karlodinium zhouanum, a new dinoflagellate species from China, and molecular phylogeny of Karenia digitata and Karenia longicanalis (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae) . Phycologia 57(4): 401-412, 24 figs.

Siano, R., Kooistra, W.H.C.F., Montresor, M. & Zingone, A. (2009). Unarmoured and thin-walled dinoflagellates from the Gulf of Naples, with the description of Woloszynskia cincta sp. nov. (Dinophyceae, Suessiales). Phycologia 48: 44-65.

Wang, J.Y., Cen, J.Y., Li, S., Lü, S.H., Moestrup, Ø., Chan, K.-K., Jaing, T. & Lei, X.D. (2018). A re-investigation of the bloom-forming unarmored dinoflagellate Karenia longicanalis (syn. Karenia umbella from Chinese coastal waters. Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 36(6): 2202-2215, 7 figs, 5 tables.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 May 2019 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Luo, Z., Wang, L., Chan, L., Lu, S. & Gu, H. (2018). Karlodinium zhouanum, a new dinoflagellate species from China, and molecular phylogeny of Karenia digitata and Karenia longicanalis (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae) . Phycologia 57(4): 401-412, 24 figs.
Wang, J.Y., Cen, J.Y., Li, S., Lü, S.H., Moestrup, Ø., Chan, K.-K., Jaing, T. & Lei, X.D. (2018). A re-investigation of the bloom-forming unarmored dinoflagellate Karenia longicanalis (syn. Karenia umbella from Chinese coastal waters. Journal of Oceanology and Limnology 36(6): 2202-2215, 7 figs, 5 tables.
Yang, Z.B., Hodgkiss, I.J. & Hansen, G. (2001). Karenia longicanalis sp. nov. (Dinophyceae): a new bloom-forming species isolated from Hong Kong, May 1998. Botanica Marina 44: 67-74.

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