Gymnodinium minutum Lebour 1925
Gymnodinium minutum Lebour 1925: 45, pl. 5, fig. 4
Published in: Lebour, M.V. (1925). The dinoflagellates of northern seas. pp. [i]-vii, -250. Plymouth: Published by the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom.
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Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Heterocapsa rotundata (Lohmann) Gert Hansen
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), very small, minute (Stearn 1985).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of current name
Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.
Created: 20 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 07 January 2010 by M.D. Guiry
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Costas, E., Zardoya, R., Bautista, J., Garrido, A., Rojo, C. & López-Rodas, V. (1995). Morphospecies vs. genospecies in toxic marine dinoflagellates: an analysis of Gymnodinium catenatum/Gyrodinium impudicum and Alexandrium minutum/A. lusitanicum using antibodies, lectins, and gene sequences. Journal of Phycology 31: 801-807, 1 fig, 5 tables.
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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 09 May 2021.