Alexandrium angustitabulatum F.J.R.Taylor
Alexandrium angustitabulatum F.J.R.Taylor 1995: 28, pl. II: figs 16-30, nom. illeg.
Original publication: Balech, E. (1995). The genus Alexandrium Halim (Dinoflagellata). pp. 1-151. Sherkin Island: Sherkin Island Marine Station.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Alexandrium minutum Halim
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
The species is found in New Zealand where it may produced red tides and toxicity (Balech, 1995: 28). Harmful species
New Zealand (Balech 1995: 28).
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Alexandrium angustitabulatum F.J.R.Taylor)
Australia and New Zealand: New Zealand (Chang et al. 2012).
Name is illegitimate because no type was designated nor was a latin diagnosis provided.
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.
Leaw, C.P., Lim, P.T., Ng, B.K., Cheah, M.Y., Ahmad, A. & Usup, G. (2005). Phylogenetic analysis of Alexandrium species and Pyrodinium bahamense (Dinophyceae) based on theca morphology and nuclear ribosomal gene sequence. Phycologia 44: 550-565.
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Alexandrium&species=angustitabulatum
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Alexandrium&Species=angustitabulatum
Created: 15 February 2003 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 05 February 2010 by Wendy Guiry
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 08 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.