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Tectatodinium pellitum Wall 1967

Publication details
Tectatodinium pellitum Wall 1967: 113, pl. 16: figs 11, 12

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Tectatodinium.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Gonyaulax spinifera (Clapar├Ęde & Lachmann) Diesing

Type information
Type locality: outer continental shelf near Beirut, Lebanon (33-34.5N 35-12E) [Miocene to Holocene] (Index Nominum Algarum).

Fossil
Described as a fossil.

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

Taxonomic notes
Dodge (1982: 215) notes this name is given to a cyst of Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparede & Lachmann) Diesing

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

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Key references
Balkis, N., Balci, M., Giannakourou, A., Venetsanopolou, A. & Mudie, P. (2016). Dinoflagellate resting cysts in recent marine sediments from the Gulf of Gemlik (Marmara Sea, Turkey) and seasonal harmful algal blooms. Phycologia 55(2): 187-209.

Balkis, N., Balci, M., Giannakourou, A., Venetsanopolou, A. & Mudie, P. (2016). Dinoflagellate resting cysts in recent marine sediments from the Gulf of Gemlik (Marmara Sea, Turkey) and seasonal harmful algal blooms. Phycologia 55(2): 187-209.

Dodge, J.D. (1982). Marine dinoflagellates of the British Isles. pp. 1-303, 35 figs, pls I-VIII. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

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