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Prorocentrum nux Puigserver & Zingone 2002

Publication details
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 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.

Type information
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).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
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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