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Prorocentrum dactylus (Stein) Dodge 1975

Publication details
Prorocentrum dactylus (Stein) Dodge 1975: 109

Published in: Dodge, J.D. (1976 '1975'). The Prorocentrales (Dinophyceae). II. Revision of the taxonomy within the genus Prorocentrum. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 71: 103-125, 5 figs, 4 pls.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prorocentrum is Prorocentrum micans Ehrenberg.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Dinopyxis dactylus F.Stein

Origin of species name
Noun (Greek), finger [daktylos] (Brown 1946).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Dinopyxis dactylus F.Stein 1883
Exuviaella dactylus (F.Stein) Lemmermann 1907

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Source of current name
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.

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Verified by: 19 December 2010 by Salvador Valenzuela Miranda

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Salvador Valenzuela Miranda in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 October 2021.

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