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Cladocopium thermophyllum B.Hume, D'Angelo, E.G.Smith, J.R.Stevens, J.Burt & Wiedenmann, nom. inval. 2018

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Suessiales
Family Symbiodiniaceae
Genus Cladocopium


Publication details
Cladocopium thermophyllum B.Hume, D'Angelo, E.G.Smith, J.R.Stevens, J.Burt & Wiedenmann 2018: 762, fig. 1, nom. inval.

Published in: Hume, B.C.C., D'Angelo, C., Smith, E.G., Stevens, J.R., Burt, J.A., & Wiedenmann, J. (2018). Validation of the binary designation Symbiodinium thermophilum (Dinophyceae) (Note). Journal of Phycology 54(5): 762-764.
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Publication date: 2018

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Cladocopium is Cladocopium goreaui LaJeunesse & H.J.Jeong.

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

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Nomenclatural notes
Cladocopium thermophylum B.Hume, D'Angelo, E.G.Smith, J.R.Stevans, J.Burt & Wiedenmann is cited by Lee et al. (2020: 515; fig. 24) referring to Hume et al. (2015, 2018). The name was invalidly introduced by Hume & al. (2015) and validated by Hume & al. (2018). - (1 Mar 2021) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hume, B. C., D'Angelo, C., Smith, E. G., Stevens, J. R., Burt, J. & Wiedenmann, J. (2015). Symbiodinium thermophilum sp. nov., a thermotolerant symbiotic alga prevalent in corals of the world's hottest sea, the Persian/Arabian Gulf. Scientific Reports 5(8562): 1-8, 4 figs.

LaJeunesse, T.C., Parkinson, J.E., Gabrielson, P.W., Jeong, H.J., Reimer, J.D., Voolstra,, C.R. & Santos, S.R. (2018). Systematic revision of Symbiodiniaceae highlights the antiquity and diversity of coral endosymbionts. Current Biology 28: 1-11.

Lee, S.Y., Jeong, H.J. & Lajeunesse, T.C. (2020). Cladocopium infistulum sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a thermally tolerant dinoflagellate symbiotic with giant clams from the western Pacific Ocean. Phycologia 59(6): 515-526.

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