Gymnodinium elongatum B.Hope
Gymnodinium elongatum B.Hope 1954: 152, fig. 1 a, b
Published in: Hope, B. (1954). Floristic and taxonomic observations on marine phytoplankton from Nordåsvatn, near Bergen. Nytt Magasin for Botanik 2: 149-153, 1 fig.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), elongated (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
The phrase "naked dinoflagellate" is sufficient description to validate this name together with the illustrations. - (23 Nov 2018) - M.D. Guiry
This is a marine species.
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 23 November 2018 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2020. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 January 2020.