Amphidinium poecilochroum J.Larsen
Amphidinium poecilochroum J.Larsen 1985: 25, figs 38-45
Published in: Larsen, J. (1985). Algal studies of the Danish Wadden Sea II. A taxonomic study of psammobious dinoflagellates. Opera Botanica 79: 14-37.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Nusuttodinium poecilochroum (J.Larsen) Y.Takano & T.Horiguchi
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Danish Wadden Sea, from culture (18.iii.1982) (Silva 1996-to date).
Source of current name
Takano, Y., Yamaguchi, H., Inouye, I., Moestrup, Ø. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Phylogeny of five species of Nusuttodinium gen. nov. (Dinophyceae), a genus of unarmoured kleptoplastidic dinoflagellates. Protist 165: 759-778.
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S.A., Chomérat, N. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Marine benthic dinoflagellates - unravelling their worldwide biodiversity. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe Vol. 54. pp. -276. Frankfurt am Main & Stuttgar: V. Mosbrugger & E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung.
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 July 2017 by Wendy Guiry
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Larsen, J. (1988). An ultrastructural study of Amphidinium poecilochroum (Dinophyceae), a phagotrophic dinoflagellate feeding on small species of cryptophytes. Phycologia 27: 366-377.
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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 25 June 2019.