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Gymnodinium microreticulatum C.J.S.Bolch, Negri & G.M.Hallegraeff

Publication details
Gymnodinium microreticulatum C.J.S.Bolch, Negri & G.M.Hallegraeff 1999: 303, figs 1-18

Published in: Bolch, C.J.S., Negri, A.P. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (1999). Gymnodinium microreticulatum sp. nov. (Dinophyceae): a naked, microreticulate cyst-producing dinoflagellate, distinct from Gymnodinium catenatum and Gymnodinium nolleri. Phycologia 38: 301-313, 22 figs, 2 tables.

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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 of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
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General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: Newcastle Harbour, New South Wales, Australia (Bolch, Negri & Hallegraeff 1999: 303). Holotype: fig. 1: August 1997; from sediments. type strain GMNC02 (Bolch, Negri & Hallegraeff 1999: 303). Notes: Type culture is deposited in the algal culture collection of Univ. of Tasmania and at the CSIRO Collection of Living Marine Algae, Tasmania.

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.

Key references
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.

Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.

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Bolch, C.J.S., Negri, A.P. & Hallegraeff, G.M. (1999). Gymnodinium microreticulatum sp. nov. (Dinophyceae): a naked, microreticulate cyst-producing dinoflagellate, distinct from Gymnodinium catenatum and Gymnodinium nolleri. Phycologia 38: 301-313, 22 figs, 2 tables.
Gu, H., Liu, T., Vale, P. & Z. Luo (2013). Morphology, phylogeny and toxin profiles of Gymnodinium inusitatum sp. nov., Gymnodinium catenatum and Gymnodinium microreticulatum (Dinophyceae) from the Yellow Sea, China. Harmful Algae 28: 97-107, 8 fig., 2 tables.

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