Amphidinium theodorei C.R.Tomas & Karafas 2017
Amphidinium theodorei C.R.Tomas & Karafas in Karafas & al. 2017: 139, fig. 5 A-H (as 'theodori' )
Published in: Karafas, S., Teng, S.T., Leaw, C.P. & Alves-de-Souza, C. (2017). An evaluation of the genus Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) combining evidence from morphology, phylogenetics, and toxin production, with the introduction of six novel species. Harmful Algae 68: 128-151, 16 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: "Korotoga Fiji" (Karafasa & al. 2017: 140). Notes: Holotype: Amth0702-1, stubs will be deposited in the New York Botanical Garden and living material is maintained at the Algal Resources Collection."
Named for "Dr. Theodore Smayda for a life-time of contributions to the field of phytoplankton ecology."
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Amphidinium theodorei C.R.Tomas & Karafas)
Caribbean Islands: Virgin Islands (US) (Karafasa & al. 2017).
Pacific Islands/Pacific Ocean: Fiji (Karafasa & al. 2017).
Created: 17 May 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 11 June 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 06 May 2021.