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Gymnodinium linucheae Trench & Thinh

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

 

Publication details
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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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Symbiodinium linucheae (Trench & Thinh) LaJeunesse

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
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).

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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.

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Verified by: 17 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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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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