Prorocentrum tsawwassenense Hoppenrath & B.S.Leander 2008
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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This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
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.
Named for type locality, the town of Tsawwassen.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S.A., Chomérat, N. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Marine benthic dinoflagellates - unravelling their worldwide biodiversity. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe Vol. 54. pp. -276. Frankfurt am Main & Stuttgar: V. Mosbrugger & E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung.
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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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