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Woloszynskia micra B.Leadbeater & J.D.Dodge

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Tovelliales
Family Tovelliaceae
Genus Woloszynskia

 

Publication details
Woloszynskia micra B.Leadbeater & J.D.Dodge 1966: 1, figs 1-22

Published in: Leadbeater, B.S.C. & Dodge, J.D. (1966). The fine structure of Woloszynskia micra sp. nov., a new marine dinoflagellate. British Phycological Bulletin 3(1): 1-17.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Woloszynskia is Woloszynskia reticulata R.H.Thompson.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Karlodinium veneficum (D.Ballantine) J.Larsen

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: English Channel (50°02'N, 04°22'W) (Leadbeater & Dodge 1966: 1). Type: 9 July 1958 (isolated) ; (Leadbeater & Dodge 1966: 1). Notes: Type culture no. 207 in Plymouth collection. English Channel: near Plymouth, England (INA).

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Source of current name
Bergholtz, T., Daugbjerg, N., Moestrup, O. & Fernández-Tejedor, M. (2006). On the identity of Karlodinium veneficum and description of Karlodinium armiger sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), based on light and electron microscopy, nuclear encoded LSU rDNA and pigment composition. Journal of Phycology 42(1): 170-193.

Key references
Daugbjerg, N., Hansen, G., Larsen, J. & Moestrup, Ø. (2000). Phylogeny of some of the major genera of dinoflagellates based on ultrastructure and partial LSU rDNA sequence data, including the erection of three new genera of unarmoured dinoflagellates. Phycologia 39: 302-317.

Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 25 October 2016 by Wendy Guiry

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References
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Leadbeater, B.S.C. & Dodge, J.D. (1966). The fine structure of Woloszynskia micra sp. nov., a new marine dinoflagellate. British Phycological Bulletin 3(1): 1-17.

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Wendy Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 11 December 2019.

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