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Murrayella biconica (Murray & Whitting) Pavillard

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

 

Publication details
Murrayella biconica (Murray & Whitting) Pavillard 1931: 98

Published in: Pavillard, J. (1931). Phytoplankton (Diatomées, Péridiniens): provenant des campagnes scientifiques du Prince Albert Ier de Monaco. pp. 1-230. Monte Carlo: Imprimerie de Monaco.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Murrayella is Murrayella globosa Kofoid.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Centrodinium biconicum (Murray & Whitting) F.J.R.Taylor

Basionym
Ceratium biconicum Murray & Whitting

Type information
Type locality: Atlantic Ocean (Silva 1996-to date).

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Taylor, F.J.R. (1976). Dinoflagellates from the International Indian Ocean Expedition: A report on material collected by the R.V. "Anton Bruun". Bibliotheca Botanica 132: 1-234, 46 pls, 5 charts, 5 tables.

Key references
Schiller, J. (1937). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2. Teil. (Rabenhorst, L. Eds), pp. 321-590, i-vii. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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