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Gymnodinium valdecompressum P.H.Campbell

Publication details
Gymnodinium valdecompressum P.H.Campbell 1973: 137, pl. 6: fig. 34a-d

Published in: Campbell, P.H (1973). Studies on brackish water phytoplankton. I. The phytoplankton of Gales Creek with emphasis on the taxonomy and ecology of estuarine phytoflagellates. II. Phytoplankton populations in brackish water ponds, a revised report. pp. [1]-403, 3 pls. Chapel Hill: Sea Grant Program, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina.

Publication date: March 1973

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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Gymnodinium is Gymnodinium fuscum (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Key references
Bérard-Therriault, L., Poulin, M. & Bossé, L. (1999). Guide d'identification du phytoplancton marin de l'estuaire et du Golfe du Saint-Laurent incluant également certains protozoaires. Publication Spéciale Canadienne des Sciences Halieutiques et Aquatiques 128: 1-387.

Thessen, A.E., Patterson, D.J. & Murray, S.A. (2012). The taxonomic significance of species that have only been observed once: The genus Gymnodinium (Dinoflagellata) as an example. PLoS ONE 7(8): e44015.

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