Heteraulacus ostenfeldii (Paulsen) Loeblich III 1970
Heteraulacus ostenfeldii (Paulsen) Loeblich III 1970: 904
Published in: Loeblich, A.R., III (1970). The amphiesma or dinoflagellate cell covering. In: Proceedings of the North American Paleontological Convention: Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, September 5-7, 1969; Vol. 2. (Yochelson, E.L. Eds), pp. 867-929. Lawrence, Kansas: Allen Press.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Alexandrium ostenfeldii (Paulsen) Balech & Tangen
Goniodoma ostenfeldii Paulsen
Type locality: Iceland (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 15). Holotype: (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 15).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Heteraulacus ostenfeldii (Paulsen) Loeblich III)
Europe: Britain (Parke & Dixon 1976).
World: World (Gómez 2005).
Source of current name
Balech, E. & Tangen, K. (1985). Morphology and taxonomy of toxic species in the Tamarensis group (Dinophyceae): Alexandrium excavatum (Braarud) comb. nov. and Alexandrium ostenfeldii (Paulsen) comb. nov. Sarsia 70(4): 333-343, 5 figs, 1 table.
Faust, M.A. & Gulledge, R.A. (2002). Identifying harmful marine dinoflagellates. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 42: 1-144.
Parke, M. & Dixon, P.S. (1976). Check-list of British marine algae - third revision. Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 56: 527-594.
Created: 23 August 2002 by Olivia Fitzgerald
Verified by: 17 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry
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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 28 September 2021.