Gonyaulax washingtonensis B.C.-C.Hsu, nom. inval. 1967
Gonyaulax washingtonensis B.C.-C.Hsu 1967: 73, figs 46-55, nom. inval.
Published in: Hsu, B.C.-C. (1967). Study of paralytic shellfish toxicity causative organisms in the State of Washington Master of Science Thesis. pp. 1-129, 55 figs. [Seattle, Washington]: University of Washington.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Alexandrium catenella (Whedon & Kofoid) Balech
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Invalid: name appeared in a thesis not effectively published (ICN Art. 30.9). - (4 Dec 2019) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.
Created: 15 April 2013 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 16 December 2019 by M.D. Guiry
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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 02 August 2021.