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Alexandrium mediterraneum U.John

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

 

Publication details
Alexandrium mediterraneum U.John in John et al. 2014: 795, fig. 7A-H

Published in: John, U., Litaker, R.W., Montresor, M., Murray, S., Brosnahan, M.L. & Anderson, D.M. (2014). Formal revision of the Alexandrium tamarense species complex (Dinophyceae) taxonomy: the introduction of five species with emphasis on molecular-based (rDNA) classification. Protist 165: 779-804.

Publication date: Online 13 October 2014

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Alexandrium is Alexandrium minutum Halim.

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

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), Mediterranean Sea (Stearn 1973).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Protogonyaulax mediterranea (U.John) F.Gómez & L.F.Artigas 2019

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: "Strain SZN01 was established from a single vegetative cell collected at LTER station Mare Chiara in the Gulf of Naples (Tyrrhenian Sea, Mediterranean Sea), 40.48.5 N 14.15 E on 16/06/1999 by M. Montresor." (John & al. 2014: 796). Notes: "HOLOTYPE: SEM stub of isolate SZN01 is designated here as holotype for A. mediterraneum U. John (Fig. 7). It is deposited at the Herbar-ium Senckenbergianum (FR) in the Centre of Excellence for Dinophyte Taxonomy (accessionnumber CEDiT2013H31)." (John et al. 2014: 795).

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.

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Verified by: 18 December 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.

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