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Gymnodinium natalense T.Horiguchi & R.N.Pienaar

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gymnodiniales
Family Gymnodiniaceae
Genus Gymnodinium

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium natalense T.Horiguchi & R.N.Pienaar 1994: 22, figs 1-13

Published in: Horiguchi, T. & Pienaar, R.N. (1994). Gymnodinium natalense sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new tide pool dinoflagellate from South Africa. Japanese Journal of Phycology 42: 21-28.

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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Ansanella natalensis (T.Horiguchi & R.N.Pienaar) Dawut, Sym & T.Horiguchi

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Amanzimtoti, Natal south coast, South Africa (Horiguchi & Pienaar 1994: 21). Holotype: 18 August 1986; from a tide pool. (Horiguchi & Pienaar 1994: 21).

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Source of current name
Dawut, M., Sym, S.D. & Horiguchi, T. (2018). Re-investigation of Gymnodinium natalense (Dinophyceae), a tidal pool dinoflagellate from South Africa and the proposal of a new combination Ansanella natalensis. Phycological Research 66(4): 300-309, 7 fig., 1 table.

Key references
Moestrup, Ø., Lindberg, K. & Daugbjerg, N. (2009). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates IV: the genus Biecheleria gen. nov. Phycological Research 57(3): 203-220.

Created: 21 March 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald

Verified by: 22 November 2018 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Dawut, M., Sym, S.D. & Horiguchi, T. (2018). Re-investigation of Gymnodinium natalense (Dinophyceae), a tidal pool dinoflagellate from South Africa and the proposal of a new combination Ansanella natalensis. Phycological Research 66(4): 300-309, 7 fig., 1 table.
Horiguchi, T. & Pienaar, R.N. (1994). Gymnodinium natalense sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new tide pool dinoflagellate from South Africa. Japanese Journal of Phycology 42: 21-28.

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 26 February 2020.

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