Gymnodinium linucheae Trench & Thinh
Gymnodinium linucheae Trench & Thinh 1995: 150, figs 1-13
Published in: Trench, R.K. & Thinh, L.-V. (1995). Gymnodinium linucheae sp. nov. : the dinoflagellate symbiont of the jellyfish Linuche unguiculata. European Journal of Phycology 30(2): 149-154, 13 figs, 1 table.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Symbiodinium linucheae (Trench & Thinh) LaJeunesse
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Type locality: Exuma Keys, Bahamas (Trench & Thinh 1995: 150). Holotype: figs 12, 13: Dr Roberto Iglesias-Prieto; April 1989; in Linuche unguiculata, collected from surface waters (0.5 -2.0 m). Trench Symbiotic Dinoflagellate cultur Collection, Dept. Biol. Sc., Univ. California at Santa Barbara 368 (Trench & Thinh 1995: 150, 149).
Source of current name
LaJeunesse, T.C., Parkinson, J.E., Gabrielson, P.W., Jeong, H.J., Reimer, J.D., Voolstra,, C.R. & Santos, S.R. (2018). Systematic revision of Symbiodiniaceae highlights the antiquity and diversity of coral endosymbionts. Current Biology 28: 1-11.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
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Trench, R.K. & Thinh, L.-V. (1995). Gymnodinium linucheae sp. nov. : the dinoflagellate symbiont of the jellyfish Linuche unguiculata. European Journal of Phycology 30(2): 149-154, 13 figs, 1 table.
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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 26 February 2020.