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Prorocentrum panamense D.Grzebyk, Y.Sako & B.Berland 1998

Publication details
Prorocentrum panamense D.Grzebyk, Y.Sako & B.Berland 1998: 1059, fig. 4-13 (as 'panamensis' )

Published in: Grzebyk, D., Sako, Y. & Berland, B. (1998). Phylogenetic analysis of nine species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) inferred from 18S ribosomal DNA sequences, morphological comparisons, and description of Prorocentrum panamensis sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 34: 1055-1068, 16 figs, 4 tables.
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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: Contadora Island, Pearls Archipelago, Gulf of Panama, on the Pacific coast of Panama (Grzebyk, Sako & Berland 1998: 1059). Type: June 1996; Turf algae on a coral reef. (Grzebyk, Sako & Berland 1998: 1059).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

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

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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Gárate-Lizárraga, I. & González-Armas, R. (2017). First record of the dinoflagellate Prorocentrum panamense (Prorocentrales, Dinophyceae) in the Mexican Pacific from the Archipiélago de Revillagigedo. CICIMAR Oceánides 32(1): 63-66.

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