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Karenia papilionacea A.J.Haywood & K.A.Steidinger

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

 

Publication details
Karenia papilionacea A.J.Haywood & K.A.Steidinger in A.J.Haywood et al. 2004: 167, figs 2, e-h, 3, a-f

Published in: Haywood, A.J., Steidinger, K.A., Truby, E.W., Bergquist, P.R., Bergquist, P.L., Adamson, J. & MacKenzie, L. (2004). Comparative morphology and molecular phylogenetic analysis of three new species of the genus Karenia (Dinophyceae) from New Zealand. Journal of Phycology 40: 165-179.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Karenia is Karenia brevis (C.C.Davis) Gert Hansen & Moestrup.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), like a butterfly.

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

Usage notes
Harmful species (Lassus et al. 2017). - (19 May 2017) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Hawke's Bay, New Zealand (Haywood et al., 2004: 169). Holotype: Cawthron Institute (Haywood et al., 2004: 169, 166). Notes: Holotype: Fig. 2f (FMRI SEM-5148).

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Key references
Gómez, F. (2011). Diversity and distribution of the dinoflagellates Brachidinium, Asterodinium and Microceratium (Brachidiniales, Dinophyceae) in the open Mediterranean Sea. Acta Botanica Croatica 70: 209-214.

Gómez, F., Nagahama, Y., Takayama, H. & Furuya, K. (2005). Is Karenia a synonym of Asterodinium-Brachidinium? (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae). Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 263-274.

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.

Luo, Z., Wang, L., Chan, L., Lu, S. & Gu, H. (2018). Karlodinium zhouanum, a new dinoflagellate species from China, and molecular phylogeny of Karenia digitata and Karenia longicanalis (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae) . Phycologia 57(4): 401-412.

Ryan, D.E. & Campbell, L. (2016). Identification and phylogeny of putative PEPC genes in three toxin-producing Karenia (Dinophyta) species. Journal of Phycology 52(4): 618-625.

Created: 06 August 2005 by M.D. Guiry

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