Prorocentrum tropicale M.A.Faust 1997
Prorocentrum tropicale M.A.Faust 1997: 854, fig. 7-12, 16 (as 'tropicalis' )
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.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Lagoon at Carrie Bow Cay, Belize, attached to coral rubble (Faust 1997: 854). Holotype: M.A. Faust; SEM 133051 (Faust 1997: 854). Notes: Isotype; SEM 160023, SEM 159008, SEM 160021 (Faust, 1997)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Hoppenrath, M., Murray, S.A., Chomérat, N. & Horiguchi, T. (2014). Marine benthic dinoflagellates - unravelling their worldwide biodiversity. Kleine Senckenberg-Reihe Vol. 54. pp. -276. Frankfurt am Main & Stuttgar: V. Mosbrugger & E. Schweizerbartsche Verlagsbuchhandlung.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 20 August 2014 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. 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 17 October 2021.