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Prorocentrum foraminosum M.A.Faust 1993

Publication details
Prorocentrum foraminosum M.A.Faust 1993: 412, figs 7-13

Published in: Faust, M.A. (1993). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Twin Cays, Belize: P. maculosum sp. nov., P. foraminosum sp. nov. and P. formosum sp. nov. Phycologia 32(6): 410-418, 22 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prorocentrum is Prorocentrum micans Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: Hidden Lake, Twin Cays, Belize, Central America (18º48'N, 88º03' W) (Faust 1993: 414). Holotype: fig. 7 (SEM -023042): M.A. Faust; (Faust 1993: 414). Notes: Isotypes: Figs 8-13 (SEM-033043, SEM-023009, SEM-043018, SEM-023040, SEM-023004, SEM-043016).

Synonym(s)
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Habitat notes
Mangrove habitats; associated algae: P. mexicanum, P. lima, P. hoffmannianum, P. emarginatum, Amphidium klebsi, Scrippsiella subsalsa (Faust 1993). - (5 Sep 2012) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S.A., Chomérat, N. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Marine benthic dinoflagellates - unravelling their worldwide biodiversity. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe Vol. 54. pp. [1]-276. Frankfurt am Main & Stuttgar: V. Mosbrugger & E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung.

Silva, P.C. (1996-to date). Index Nominum Algarum, University Herbarium, University of California, Berkeley http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/INA.html. Updated continuously. ..

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Faust, M.A. (1993). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Twin Cays, Belize: P. maculosum sp. nov., P. foraminosum sp. nov. and P. formosum sp. nov. Phycologia 32(6): 410-418, 22 figs.

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