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Woloszynskia tenuissima (Lauterborn) R.H.Thompson 1950

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

 

Publication details
Woloszynskia tenuissima (Lauterborn) R.H.Thompson 1950: 290

Published in: Thompson, R.H. (1951 '1950'). A new genus and new species of fresh-water Pyrrophyta in the Desmokontae and Dinophyceae. Lloydia 13: 277-299.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Woloszynskia is Woloszynskia reticulata R.H.Thompson.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Borghiella tenuissima (Lauterborn) Moestrup, Gert Hansen & Daugberg

Basionym
Gymnodinium tenuissimum Lauterborn

Type information
Type locality: Germany: Maudach near Ludwigshafen a. Rhein (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very fine (Lewis & Short 1890).

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

General environment
This is a marine/freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø., Hansen, G. & Daugbjerg, N. (2008). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates III: on the ultrastructure and phylogeny of Borghiella dodgei gen. et sp. nov., a cold-water species from Lake Tovel, N. Italy, and on B. tenuissima comb. nov. (syn. Woloszynskia tenuissima). Phycologia 47: 54-78.

Key references
Lindberg, K., Moestrup, Ø & Daugbjerg, N. (2005). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates I: Woloszynskia coronata re-examined using light and electron microscopy and partial LSU rDNA sequences, with description of Tovellia gen. nov. and Jadwigia gen. nov. (Tovelliaceae fam. nov.). Phycologia 44: 416-440.

Created: 11 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 October 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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

Moestrup, Ø., Hansen, G. & Daugbjerg, N. (2008). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates III: on the ultrastructure and phylogeny of Borghiella dodgei gen. et sp. nov., a cold-water species from Lake Tovel, N. Italy, and on B. tenuissima comb. nov. (syn. Woloszynskia tenuissima). Phycologia 47: 54-78.

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