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Prorocentrum tsawwassenense Hoppenrath & B.S.Leander 2008

Publication details
Prorocentrum tsawwassenense Hoppenrath & B.S.Leander 2008: 453, figs 1-7

Published in: Hoppenrath, M. & Leander, B.S. (2008). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of a new marine sand-dwelling Prorocentrum species, P. tsawwassenense (Dinophyceae, Prorocentrales), from British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Phycology 44: 451-466.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prorocentrum is Prorocentrum micans Ehrenberg.

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

Type information
Type locality: Centennial Beach, Boundary Bay, British Columbia, British Columbia (49º0.0' N, 123º8.0' W) (Hoppenrath & Leander 2008: 453). Holotype: Fig. 2A: Marine benthic, sand dwelling. (Hoppenrath & Leander 2008: 453, 451). Notes: Iconotype/isotype: Fig. 4.

Eponomy
Named for type locality, the town of Tsawwassen.

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

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.

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References
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Hoppenrath, M. & Leander, B.S. (2008). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of a new marine sand-dwelling Prorocentrum species, P. tsawwassenense (Dinophyceae, Prorocentrales), from British Columbia, Canada. Journal of Phycology 44: 451-466.

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