Alexandrium compressum (Y.Fukuyo, K. & H.Inoue) Balech
Alexandrium compressum (Y.Fukuyo, K.Yoshida & H.Inoue) Balech 1995: 51
Published in: Balech, E. (1995). The genus Alexandrium Halim (Dinoflagellata). pp. 1-151. Sherkin Island: Sherkin Island Marine Station.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), flattened, usually laterally (Stearn 1973).
Protogonyaulax compressa Y.Fukuyo, K.Yoshida & H.Inoue 1985
This is a marine species.
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Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
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