Gonyaulax rotundata Rampi 1952
Gonyaulax rotundata Rampi 1952: 109, pl. II : fig. 24 (as 'Goniaulax' )
Published in: Rampi, L. (1952). Su alcune Peridinee nuove od interesssanti raccolte nelle acque di Sanremo. Atti della Accademia Ligure di Scienze e Lettere 8(1): 104-114, 2 pls.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Italy: Sanremo (Index Nominum Algarum).
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), almost circular, with length breadth ratio of about 6 to 5 (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 26 February 2019 by G.M. Guiry
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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 02 August 2021.