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Prorocentrum marinum (Cienkowski) Steidinger & Williams ex Head 1996

Publication details
Prorocentrum marinum (Cienkowski) Steidinger & Williams ex Head 1996: 1228

Published in: Head, M.J. (1996). Modern dinoflagellate cysts and their biological affinities. In: Palynology: Principles and Applications, Volume 3. Chapter 30. (Jansonius, J. & McGregor, D.C. Eds), pp. 1197-1248. Dallas: American Association of Stratigraphic Palynologists Foundation.

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
Exuviaella marina Cienkowski

Type information
Type locality: White Sea (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), growing in the sea (Stearn 1973).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Dodge, J.D. & Bibby, B.T. (1973). The Prorocentrales (Dinophyceae) I. A comparative account of fine structure in the genera Prorocentrum and Exuviaella. Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 67: 175-187.

Nagahama, Y., Murray, S., Tomaru, A. & Fukuyo, Y. (2011). Species boundaries in the toxic dinoflagellate Prorocentrum lima (Dinophyceae, Prorocentrales), based on morphological and phylogenetic characters. Journal of Phycology 47(1): 178-189.

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