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Gymnodinium halophilum Biecheler 1952

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

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium halophilum Biecheler 1952: 33, fig. X-XIV

Published in: Biecheler, B. (1952). Recherches sur les Péridiniens. Bulletin Biologique de France et de Belgique. Supplément 36: [1]-vi, [1]-149, avec 75 figs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Biecheleria halophila (Biecheler) Moestrup, Lindberg & Daugbjerg

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

Type information
Type locality: France: Etang de Thau, near Montpellier (Index Nominum Algarum).

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Source of current name
Moestrup, Ø., Lindberg, K. & Daugbjerg, N. (2009). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates IV: the genus Biecheleria gen. nov. Phycological Research 57(3): 203-220.

Key references
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.

Kremp, A., Elbrächter, M., Schweikert, M., Wolny, J.L. & Gottschling, M. (2005). Woloszynskia halophila (Biecheler) comb. nov.: a bloom forming cold-water dinoflagellate co-occurring with Scrippsiella hangoei (Dinophyceae) in the Baltic Sea. Journal of Phycology 41: 629-642.

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