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Gyrodinium instriatum Freudenthal & J.J.Lee 1963

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

 

Publication details
Gyrodinium instriatum Freudenthal & J.J.Lee 1963: 183, figs 8-17

Published in: Freudenthal, H.D. & Lee, J.J. (1963). Glenodinium halli n. sp. and Gyrodinium n. sp., dinoflagellates from New York Waters. Journal of Protozoology 10: 182-189.

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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gyrodinium is Gyrodinium spirale (Bergh) Kofoid & Swezy.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Levanderina fissa (Levander) Moestrup, Hakanen, Gert Hansen, Daugbjerg & M.Ellegaard

Type information
Type locality: Great South Bay, off Seaford, Long Island. N.Y. (Index Nominum Algarum).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Moestrup, O., Hakanen, P., Hansen, G., Daugbjerg, N. & Ellegaard, M. (2014). On Levanderina fissa gen. & comb. nov. (Dinophyceae) (syn. Gymnodinium fissum, Gyrodinium instriatum, Gyr. uncatenum), a dinoflagellate with a very unusual sulcus. Phycologia 53(3): 265-292, 77 figs.

Created: 20 May 2003 by Mairead Murphy

Verified by: 13 June 2014 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Alverca, E., Biegala, I.C., Kennaway, G.M., Lewis, J. & Franca, S. (2002). In situ identification and localization of bacteria associated with Gyrodinium instriatum (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae) by electron and confocal microscopy. European Journal of Phycology 37: 523-530.
Moestrup, O., Hakanen, P., Hansen, G., Daugbjerg, N. & Ellegaard, M. (2014). On Levanderina fissa gen. & comb. nov. (Dinophyceae) (syn. Gymnodinium fissum, Gyrodinium instriatum, Gyr. uncatenum), a dinoflagellate with a very unusual sulcus. Phycologia 53(3): 265-292, 77 figs.

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