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Dinophysis fortii Pavillard

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

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Dinophysis fortii Pavillard
Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol's, 400x DIC. 11 Dec 2010. Karl Bruun. © Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net).

 

Dinophysis fortii Pavillard Bainbridge Island, Washington, USA; Waterfront Park, Lugol's, 400x DIC
© Karl Bruun (skogenman@earthlink.net)

Publication details
Dinophysis fortii Pavillard 1924: 881

Published in: Pavillard, J. (1924 '1923'). A propos de la systématiquce des Péridiniens. Bulletin de la Société Botanique de France 70: 876-882, 2 figs.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Dinophysis is Dinophysis acuta Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Dinophysis intermedia Pavillard 1916
Dinophysis lapidistrigiliformis Abé 1967

Nomenclatural notes
INA has 1924 as the year of publication; other publications cite 1923. Pavillard (1924: 881): "Dinophysis Fortii, nom. nov. Syn. : D. intermedia Pav. 1916, non Cleve 1902. - (2 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry

Usage notes
Faust & Gulledge (2002: 29) notes this species is a toxin producing species. In Japanese waters it is the most noxious cause of diarrhetic shellfish posioning. Please consult original reference for further details. Harmful species

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
France: Golfe du Lion [D. intermedia Pavillard] Holotype: (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 28).

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Key references
Faust, M.A. & Gulledge, R.A. (2002). Identifying harmful marine dinoflagellates. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 42: 1-144.

Hallegraeff, G.M., Anderson, D.M. & Cembella, A.D., Eds (2003). Manual on harmful marine microalgae. Paris: UNESCO.

Handy, S.M., Bachvaroff, T.R., Timme, R.E., Coats, D.W., Kim, S. & Delwiche, C.F. (2009). Phylogeny of four dinophysiacean genera (Dinophyceae, Dinophysiales) based on rDNA sequences from single cells and environmental samples. Journal of Phycology 45(5): 1163-1174.

Koike, K., Nishiyama, A., Saitoh, K., Imai, K., Koike, K., Kobiyama, A. & Ogata, T. (2006). Mechanism of gamete fusion in Dinophysis fortii (Dinophyceae, Dinophyta): light microscopic and ultrastructural observations. Journal of Phycology 42: 1247-1256.

Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (2011). Dinophyta of Ukraine (illustrated book for identification). Ed by P.M.Tsarenko. pp. [1]-442, 32 figs, 117 pls. Kiev: Alterpres. [in Russian]

Lassus, P., Chomérat, N., Hess, P. & Nézan, E. (2017 '2016'). Toxic and harmful microalgae of the World Ocean. Micro-algues toxiques et nuisibles de l'Océan Mondial. IOC Manuals and guides, 68 (Bilingual English/French). pp. 1-523, 54 pls. Denmark: International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae/ Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.

Schiller, J. (1931). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 1-256. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.

Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 31 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Hewes, C.D., Mitchell, B.G., Moisan, T.A., Vernet, M. & Reid, F.M.H. (1998). The phycobilin signatures of chloroplasts from three dinoflagellate species: a microanalytical study of Dinophysis caudata, D. fortii and D. acuminata (Dinophysiales, Dinophyceae). Journal of Phycology 34: 945-951, 3 figs.
Imai, I. & Nishitani, G. (2001 '2000'). Attachment of picophytoplankton to the cell surface of the toxic dinoflagellates Dinophysis acuminata and D. fortii (Research Note). Phycologia 39: 456-459.
Koike, K., Koike, K., Takagi, M., Ogata, T. & Ishimaru, T. (2000). Evidence of phagotrophy in Dinophysis fortii (Dinophysiales, Dinophyceae), a dinoflagellate that causes diarrhetic shellfish poisoning (DSP). Phycological Research 48: 121-124.
Koike, K., Nishiyama, A., Saitoh, K., Imai, K., Koike, K., Kobiyama, A. & Ogata, T. (2006). Mechanism of gamete fusion in Dinophysis fortii (Dinophyceae, Dinophyta): light microscopic and ultrastructural observations. Journal of Phycology 42: 1247-1256.
Nagai, S., Nitshitani, G., Tomaru, Y., Sakiyama, S. & Kamiyama, T. (2008). Predation by the toxic dinoflagellate Dinophysis fortii on the ciliate Myrionecta rubra and observation of sequestration of ciliate chloroplasts. Journal of Phycology 44: 909-922.
Nagai, S., Suzuki, T., Nishikawa, T. & Kamiyama, T. (2011). Differences in the production and excretion kinetics of okadaic acid, dinophysistoxin-1, and pectenotoxin-2 between cultures of Dinophysis acuminata and Dinophysis fortii isolated from western Japan. Journal of Phycology 47(6): 1326-1337.
Vesk, M., Dibbayawan, T.P. & Vesk, P.A. (1996). Reserch Note : Immunogold localization of phycoerythrin in chloroplasts of Dinophysis acuminata and D. fortii (Dinophysiales, Dinophyta). Phycologia 35: 234-238, 8 figs.

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