Gambierdiscus lapillus Kretzschmar, Hoppenrath & S.A.Murray 2017

Publication Details
Gambierdiscus lapillus Kretzschmar, Hoppenrath & S.A.Murray 2017: 286-289, figs 4-8

Published in: Kretzschmar, A.L., Verma, A., Harwood, T., Hoppenrath, M. & Murray, S. (2017). Characterization of Gambierdiscus lapillus sp. nov. (Gonyaulacales, Dinophyceae): a new toxic dinoflagellate from the Great Barrier Reef (Australia). Journal of Phycology 53(2): 283-297.

Publication date: 2017

Type Species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gambierdiscus is Gambierdiscus toxicus R.Adachi & Y.Fukuyo.

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

Type Information
Type locality: Heron Island (23.4420°S, 151.9140°E), GBR, Australia, South Pacific Ocean; (Kretzschmar et al. 2017: 289) Holotype: Senckenberg am Meer, German Centre for Marine Biodiversity Research, Centre of Excellence for Dinophyte Taxonomy; SEM stub CEDiT2016H58 (strain HG7) (Kretzschmar et al. 2017: 289, fig. 5a) Notes: Isotype: lugol-fixed subsample of strain HG7: CEDiT2016I59. Molecular diagnosis: strain HG7 SSU (KU558932) and LSU (KU558928).

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 19 May 2017 by G.M. Guiry.

Last updated: 16 February 2018

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