Gonyaulax balechii Steidinger 1971
Gonyaulax balechii Steidinger 1971: 183, fig. 1
Published in: Steidinger, K.A. (1971). Gonyaulax balechii sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) with a discussion of the genera Gonyaulax and Heteraulacus. Phycologia 10: 183-187, 1 fig.
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 Alexandrium balechii (Steidinger) Balech
Type locality: U.S.A.: Florida: Tampa Bay (Index Nominum Algarum).
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.
Source of current name
Balech, E. (1995). The genus Alexandrium Halim (Dinoflagellata). pp. 1-151. Sherkin Island: Sherkin Island Marine Station.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 08 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Steidinger, K.A. (1971). Gonyaulax balechii sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) with a discussion of the genera Gonyaulax and Heteraulacus. Phycologia 10: 183-187, 1 fig.
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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 27 July 2021.