Prorocentrum sculptile M.A.Faust 1994
Prorocentrum sculptile M.A.Faust 1994: 757-159, fig. 8-13
Published in: Faust, M.A. (1994). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Carrie Bow Cay, Belize: P. sabulosum sp. nov., P. sculptile sp. nov., and P. arenarium sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 30: 755-763, 21 figs.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Back Reef at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, associated with colored sand and coral rubble (Faust 1994: 757). Holotype: SEM 133051 (Faust 1994: 757). Notes: Isotype: SEM 133021 (Faust, 1994).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
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.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 28 March 2011 by G.M. Guiry
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Faust, M.A. (1994). Three new benthic species of Prorocentrum (Dinophyceae) from Carrie Bow Cay, Belize: P. sabulosum sp. nov., P. sculptile sp. nov., and P. arenarium sp. nov.. Journal of Phycology 30: 755-763, 21 figs.
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.