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.
The species is found in New Zealand where it may produced red tides and toxicity (Balech, 1995: 28). Harmful species
Distribution by country
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. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: No taxonomy record found for this level.