Gymnodinium brevisulcatum F.H.
Gymnodinium brevisulcatum F.H.Chang 1999: 379, figs 2-16
Published in: Chang, F.H. (1999). Gymnodinium brevisulcatum sp. nov. (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae), a new species isolated from the 1998 summer toxic bloom in Wellington Harbour, New Zealand. Phycologia 38(5): 377-384, 21 figs, 2 tables.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Karenia brevisulcata (F.H.Chang) Gert Hansen & Moestrup
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
Very toxic (Chang 1999). - (22 Aug 2012) - Wendy Guiry
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Wellington Harbour, New Zealand (Chang 1999: 378). Holotype: Figs 7-11: 1998; (Chang 1999: 379, 378).
Source of current name
Daugbjerg, N., Hansen, G., Larsen, J. & Moestrup, Ø. (2000). Phylogeny of some of the major genera of dinoflagellates based on ultrastructure and partial LSU rDNA sequence data, including the erection of three new genera of unarmoured dinoflagellates. Phycologia 39: 302-317.
Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 19 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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Chang, F.H. (1999). Gymnodinium brevisulcatum sp. nov. (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae), a new species isolated from the 1998 summer toxic bloom in Wellington Harbour, New Zealand. Phycologia 38(5): 377-384, 21 figs, 2 tables.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 19 February 2020.