Amphidiniopsis rotundata Hoppenrath & Selina 2012
Amphidiniopsis rotundata Hoppenrath & Selina in Hoppenrath & al. 2012: 161, 163, figs 1-21
Published in: Hoppenrath, M., Selina, M., Yamaguchi, A. & Leander, B. (2012). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Amphidiniopsis rotundata sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), a benthic marine dinoflagellate. Phycologia 51(2): 157-167.
Publication date: 2012
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Centennial Beach, Boundary Bay, British Columbia, Canada (49º0.0'N, 123º8.0'W) (Hoppenrath et al. 2012: 163). Holotype: fig. 9: marine, benthic (sand-dwelling). SEM stub CEDiT2011H11 (Hoppenrath et al. 2012: 163). Notes: Iconotype/isotype: fig. 21. Recorded at type locality in the months of March to August and October in 2005, in May 2006 and in May to August 2007.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ratio of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1985).
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.
Created: 19 April 2012 by G.M. Guiry
Verified by: 19 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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Hoppenrath, M., Selina, M., Yamaguchi, A. & Leander, B. (2012). Morphology and molecular phylogeny of Amphidiniopsis rotundata sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), a benthic marine dinoflagellate. Phycologia 51(2): 157-167.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 29 July 2021.