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Prorocentrum reticulatum M.A.Faust 1997

Publication details
Prorocentrum reticulatum M.A.Faust 1997: 855, fig. 13-15

Published in: Faust, M.A. (1997). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Belize: P. norrisianum sp. nov., P. tropicalis sp. nov., and P. reticulatum sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 33: 851-858, 16 figs, 1 table.
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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: Lagoon at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, associated with coral rubble and attached to plastic screens (Faust 1997: 856). Holotype: Isolated by M. Faust; SEM 209017 (Faust 1997: 856). Notes: Isotype; SEM 209018, SEM 209020 (Faust, 1997)

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), reticulate, netted, marked with a network (Stearn 1973).

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

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.

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References
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Faust, M.A. (1997). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Belize: P. norrisianum sp. nov., P. tropicalis sp. nov., and P. reticulatum sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 33: 851-858, 16 figs, 1 table.

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