Pyrocystis elegans Pavillard
Pyrocystis elegans Pavillard 1931: 38, pl. 1: fig. 2
Published in: Pavillard, J. (1931). Phytoplankton (Diatomées, Péridiniens): provenant des campagnes scientifiques du Prince Albert Ier de Monaco. pp. 1-230. Monte Carlo: Imprimerie de Monaco.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective B (Latin), elegant (Stearn 1973).
Dissodinium elegans (Pavillard) Matzenauer 1933
This is a marine species.
Type locality: near Palma; near Punta Delgada, Açores etc. (Silva 1996-to date).
North America: Mexico (Pacific) (Okolodkov & Gárate Lizárraga 2006).
South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.
Yulong Pan, Ruixiang Li, Shuang Liu, Sheng Zhao & Yiting Liu (2014). Taxonomy and morphological identification of Pyrocystaceae (Pyrocystales, Dinophyta) species on the coasts of China. Biodiversity Science 22(3): 329-336.
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 15 September 2019.