Ostreopsis ovata Y.Fukuyo 1981
Ostreopsis ovata Y.Fukuyo
Sicilian coast, Italy; x 400 - 10 August 2005. Rossella Barone (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Ostreopsis ovata Y.Fukuyo 1981: 971, 972, figs 35-38
Published in: Fukuyo, Y. (1981). Taxonomical study on benthic dinoflagellates collected in coral reefs. Bulletin of the Japanese Society of Scientific Fisheries 47: 967-978.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Ostreopsis is Ostreopsis siamensis Johs. Schmidt.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Pacific Ocean: French Polynesia, New Caledonia and the Ryukyu Islands; (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 51) Holotype: Iconotypus: fig. 36 (epitype) (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 51)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), ovate (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 13 October 2021
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 13 October 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 04 June 2023