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Ostreopsis labens M.A.Faust & S.L.Morton

Publication details
Ostreopsis labens M.A.Faust & S.L.Morton 1995: 458, figs 1-15

Published in: Faust, M.A. & Morton, S.L. (1995). Morphology and ecology of the marine dinoflagellate Ostreopsis labens sp. nov. (Dinophyceae). Journal of Phycology 31: 456-463, 15 figs.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ostreopsis is Ostreopsis siamensis Johs.Schmidt.

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

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Man of War Cay, Belize, associated with plankton (Faust & Morton 1995: 459). Holotype: M.A. Faust & S.L. Morton; SEM 170057 (Faust & Morton 1995: 459). Notes: Isotype; SEM 170018, SEM 170053, SEM 170020, SEM 159037, SEM 159039, SEM 159041.

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Key references
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.

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.

Moreira, A., Rodríguez, F., Riobó, P., Franco, J.M., Martínez, N., Chamero, D. & Alonso, C. (2012). Notes on Ostreopsis sp. from southern-central coast of Cuba. Cryptogamie Algologie 33: 217-224.

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References
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Faust, M.A. & Morton, S.L. (1995). Morphology and ecology of the marine dinoflagellate Ostreopsis labens sp. nov. (Dinophyceae). Journal of Phycology 31: 456-463, 15 figs.

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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 20 March 2019.

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