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Gymnodinium nelsonii G.W.Martin 1929

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Gymnodiniales
Family Gymnodiniaceae
Genus Gymnodinium

 

Publication details
Gymnodinium nelsonii G.W.Martin 1929: 14, pl. III [3]: figs 25, 26 (as 'nelsoni' )

Published in: Martin, G.W. (1929). Dinoflagellates from marine and brackish waters of New Jersey. University of Iowa Studies. Studies in Natural History 12: 1-32, 8 pls..

Publication date: 1929

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

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Akashiwo sanguinea (K.Hirasaka) Gert Hansen & Moestrup

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

Nomenclatural notes
George Willard Martin (1886-1971) - (11 Feb 2016) - M.D. Guiry

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources (Click to Load)

Source of current name
Lassus, P., Chomérat, N., Hess, P. & Nézan, E. (2017 '2016'). Toxic and harmful microalgae of the World Ocean. Micro-algues toxiques et nuisibles de l'Océan Mondial. IOC Manuals and guides, 68 (Bilingual English/French). pp. 1-523, 54 pls. Denmark: International Society for the Study of Harmful Algae/ Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO.

Key references
Faust, M.A. & Gulledge, R.A. (2002). Identifying harmful marine dinoflagellates. Contributions from the United States National Herbarium 42: 1-144.

Created: 20 March 2003 by Elizabeth Moran

Verified by: 08 May 2017 by M.D. Guiry

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Berdalet, E. (1992). Effects of turbulence on the marine dinoflagellate Gymnodinium nelsonii. Journal of Phycology 28: 267-272, 3 figs.

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