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Amphidinium gibbosum (L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray

Publication details
Amphidinium gibbosum (L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray in Murray et al. 2004: 373, figs 2B, 3B, 5A-D

Published in: Murray, S., Flø Jørgensen, M., Daugbjerg, N. & Rhodes, L. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. II. Rseolving species boundaries in the Amphidinium operculatum species complex (Dinophyceae), including the descriptions of Amphidinium trulla sp. nov. and Amphidinium gibbosum. comb. nov.. Journal of Phycology 40: 366-382.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Amphidinium is Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann.

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

Basionym
Amphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu

Type information
Type locality: South of Brewers Bay Beach, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Isand (18Ý20’N, 64Ý59’W) (Maranda & Shimizu 1996: 874). Type: Marine, littoral, associated with seaweeds. (Maranda & Shimizu 1996: 874).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu 1996

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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.

Lassus, P., Chomérat, N., Hess, P. & Nézan, E. (2017 '2016'). Toxic and harmful microalgae of the World Ocean. Micro-algues toxiques et nuisibles de l'Océan Mondial. IOC Manuals and guides, 68 (Bilingual English/French). pp. 1-523, 54 pls. Denmark: International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae/ Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.

Created: 11 May 2004 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 17 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Maranda, L. & Shimizu, Y. (1996). Amphidinium operculatum var. nov. gibbosum (Dinophyceae), a free-swimming marine species producing cytotoxic metabolites. Journal of Phycology 32: 873-879, 8 figs, 2 tables.
Murray, S., Flo Jorgensen, M., Daugbjerg, N. & Rhodes, L. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. II. Resolving species boundaries in the Amphidinium operculatum species complex (Dinophyceae), including the descriptions of Amphidinium trulla sp. nov. and Amphidinium gibbosum. comb. nov.. Journal of Phycology 40: 366-382.
Murray, S., Flø Jørgensen, M., Daugbjerg, N. & Rhodes, L. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. II. Rseolving species boundaries in the Amphidinium operculatum species complex (Dinophyceae), including the descriptions of Amphidinium trulla sp. nov. and Amphidinium gibbosum. comb. nov.. Journal of Phycology 40: 366-382.

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