Prorocentrum marinum var. lima ( ) Krachmalny 1993
Prorocentrum lima (Ehrenberg) F.Stein Estepona, Malaga province, Spain; Imaged with a Planapo 63x/1.4, DIC, 45µm length, stacked in Photoshop, Marine sample, Alboran Sea.
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Prorocentrum marinum var. lima (Ehrenberg) Krachmalny 1993: 88
Published in: Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (1993). [New taxonomic and nomenclature combinations in Dinophyta]. Algologia 3(4): 87-88, no fig. [in Russian]
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prorocentrum lima (Ehrenberg) F.Stein
Cryptomonas lima Ehrenberg
Type locality: Sorrento, Bay of Naples (Nagahama et al. 2011: 186). Lectotype: Ehrenberg 1873, fig. 25: (Nagahama et al. 2011: 186). Notes: Nagahama et al. (2011: 186) designate an epitype: Sorrento, Bay of Naples, Italy, 11 July 2004, Y. Nagahama, in Nagahama & Fukuyo 2005, fig. 2A.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Basionym incorrectly cited but meaning is clear. - (31 Aug 2018) - 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: 31 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 31 August 2018 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 23 October 2021.