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Sourniaea diacantha (Meunier) H.Gu., K.N.Mertens, Zhun Li & H.H.Shin 2020

Publication details
Sourniaea diacantha (Meunier) H.Gu., K.N.Mertens, Zhun Li & H.H.Shin in Zhang & al. 2020: [4], 249, figs 1-32

Published in: Zhang, W., Li, Z., Mertens, K.N., Derrien, A., Pospelova, V., Carbonell-Moore, M.C., Bagheri, S., Matsuoka, K., Shin, H.H. & Gu, H. (2020). Reclassification of Gonyaulax verior (Gonyaulacales, Dinophyceae) as Sourniaea diacantha gen. et comb. nov. Phycologia 59: [1-15] 246-260.
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Publication date: published online 26 March 2020

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sourniaea.

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

Basionym
Amylax diacantha Meunier

Type information
Type locality: Belgium: near Nieuport (Index Nominum Algarum). Lectotype: Fig. 33 of plate 19 in Meunier (1919): (Zhang & al. 2020: [4]).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), with two spines.

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Amylax diacantha Meunier 1919
Gonyaulax diacantha (Meunier) J.Schiller 1935

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Gonyaulax longispina Lebour 1925
Gonyaulax verior Sournia 1973

Distributional notes
Wide geographic distribution: Belgium, Portugal, Norway, Ireland, Denmark, Mediterranean Sea, Japan, east coast of Russia, Australia, southwest Atlantic, Puerto Rico, Atlantic USA, Atlantic coast of Canada (Zhang et al., 2020 citing various authors). - (22 May 2020) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Verified by: 10 July 2020 by G.M. Guiry

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Zhang, W., Li, Z., Mertens, K.N., Derrien, A., Pospelova, V., Carbonell-Moore, M.C., Bagheri, S., Matsuoka, K., Shin, H.H. & Gu, H. (2020). Reclassification of Gonyaulax verior (Gonyaulacales, Dinophyceae) as Sourniaea diacantha gen. et comb. nov. Phycologia 59: [1-15] 246-260.

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