Prorocentrum nux Puigserver & Zingone 2002
Prorocentrum nux Puigserver & Zingone 2002: 30, figs 1-24
Published in: Puigserver, M. & Zingone, A. (2002). Prorocentrum nux sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a small planktonic dinoflagellate from the Mediterranean Sea, and discussion of P. nanum and P. pusillum. Phycologia 45: 29-38.
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Type locality: Tyrrhenian Sea, Station MC. 2 miles offshore from Naples (40º49’N, 14º15’E) (Puigserver & Zingone 2002: 30). Holotype: Fig 18A-C: 23 June 1999; at depths of 25 (16.57ºC, 37.80 psu) and 40 m (14.88ºC, 37.93 psu). (Puigserver & Zingone 2002: 30). Notes: Isotypes: Figs 5-8 (Puigserver & Zingone, 2002).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Fabro, E. & Almandoz, G.O. (2021). Field observations on rare or unnoticed dinoflagellates from the Argentine Sea. Boletin de la Sociedad Argentina de Botanica 56: 123-140, 7 figs, 1 table.
Created: 10 July 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 02 July 2021 by M.D. Guiry
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Puigserver, M. & Zingone, A. (2002). Prorocentrum nux sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a small planktonic dinoflagellate from the Mediterranean Sea, and discussion of P. nanum and P. pusillum. Phycologia 45: 29-38.
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M.D. Guiry 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.