Gonyaulax apiculata var. clevei (Ostenfeld) Ostenfeld 1908
Gonyaulax apiculata var. clevei (Ostenfeld) Ostenfeld 1908: 164
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gonyaulax clevei Ostenfeld
Gonyaulax clevei Ostenfeld
Type locality: Caspian Sea (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), ending abruptly in a sharp point or apiculum (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
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.
Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 June 2014 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 02 August 2021.