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Gonyaulax mitra (Schütt) Kofoid 1911

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

 

Publication details
Gonyaulax mitra (Schütt) Kofoid 1911: 198

Published in: Kofoid, C.A (1911). Dinoflagellata of the San Diego Region, IV. The genus Gonyaulax with notes on the skeletal morphology. University of California Publications in Zoology 8(4): 187-287, pls 9-17.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Schuettiella mitra (Schütt) Balech

Basionym
Steiniella mitra Schütt

Type information
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Noun (Latin), turban, mitre.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Balech, E. (1988). Los Dinoflagelados del Atlantico Sudoccidental. Publicaciones Especiales Instituto Espanol de Oceanografia 1: 1-310, incl. 88 pls.

Key references
Schiller, J. (1935). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2 Teil. ( Eds), pp. 1-320. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H..

Sournia, A. (1972). Une période de poussées phytoplanctoniques près de Nosy-Bé (Madagascar) en 1971. Espèces rares ou nouvelles du phytoplancton. Cahiers de l'Office de la Recherche Scientifique et Technique Outre-Mer. Paris. Série Océanographique 10(2): 151-159.

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