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Achradina pulchra Lohmann

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

 

Publication details
Achradina pulchra Lohmann 1903: 64, pl. I [1]: fig. 13

Published in: Lohmann, H. (1902 '1903'). Neue Untersuchungen über den Reichthum des Meeres an Plankton und über die Brauchbarkeit der verschiedenen Fangmethoden. Zugleich auch ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Mittelmeerauftriebs. Wissenschaftliche Meeresuntersuchungen, Abteilung Kiel, Neue Folge 7: 1-87.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Achradina.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Monaster rete F.Schütt

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), beautiful, fair, pretty.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2017). Synonymy of dinoflagellates with basket-like endoskeletons: Monaster, Amphilothus and Achradina (Amphilothales, Dinophyceae). CICIMAR Oceánides 32(1): [1-13].

Key references
Gárate-Lizárraga, I. (2014). Unarmored dinoflagellates present during a bloom of Ceratoperidinium falcatum in Bahía de La Paz, Gulf of California. Dinoflagelados desnudos presentes durante un florecimiento de Ceratoperidinium falcatum en Bahía de La Paz, Golfo de California. Revista de Biologia Marina y Oceanografia 49: 577-587.

Hernandez-Becerril, D.U. & Bravo-Sierra, E. (2004). New records of planktonic dinoflagellates (Dinophyceae) from the Mexican Pacific Ocean. Botanica Marina 47: 417-423.

Nival, P. (1969). Nouvelles observations sur Achradina pulchra Lohmann, dinoflagellé, Gymnosclerotidae (= Amphilotales) en Méditerranée. Protistologica 5(1): 125-136, 2 pls.

Schiller, J. (1935). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2 Teil. ( Eds), pp. 1-320. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H..

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References
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Nival, P. (1969). Nouvelles observations sur Achradina pulchra Lohmann, dinoflagellé, Gymnosclerotidae (= Amphilotales) en Méditerranée. Protistologica 5(1): 125-136, 2 pls.

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