Gonyaulax peruviana E.Balech & B.R.E. de Mendiola 1977
Gonyaulax peruviana E.Balech & B.R.E. de Mendiola 1977: 49, figs 1-12
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Alexandrium ostenfeldii (Paulsen) Balech & Tangen
Type locality: Peru: off Callao (Index Nominum Algarum). not indicated: 10-25.iii.1976; (Index Nominum Algarum
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.
Source of current name
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.
Created: 27 May 2003 by Mairead Murphy
Verified by: 28 April 2014 by G.M. Guiry
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 July 2021.