Gonyaulax baltica M.E.Ellegaard, J. & I.Harding 2002
Gonyaulax baltica M.E.Ellegaard, J.Lewis & I.Harding 2002: 776, figs. 1-5
Published in: Ellegaard, M., Lewis, J. & Harding, I (2002). Cyst-theca relationship, life cycle, and effects of temperature and salinity on the cyst morphology of Gonyaulax baltica sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) from the Baltic Sea area. Journal of Phycology 38(4): 775-789, 10 figs, 6 tables.
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Claparède & Lachmann) Diesing.
Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Sweden: Kattegat (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: iii.1998; (Index Nominum Algarum
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to the Baltic Sea.
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Gonyaulax baltica M.E.Ellegaard, J.Lewis & I.Harding)
Europe: Sweden (Lundholm et al. 2011 ).
Asia: Caspian Sea (Lanuru et al. 2018).
Ellegaard, M., Daugbjerg, N., Rochon, A., Lewis, J. & Harding, I. (2003). Morphological and LSU rDNA sequence variation wihin the Gonyaulax spinifer-Spiniferites group (Dinophyceae) and proposal of G. elongata comb. nov. and G. membranacea comb. nov. Phycologia 42(2): 151-164, 54 figs, 4 tables.
Flø Jørgesen, M., Murray, S. and Daugbjerg, N. (2004). Amphidinium revisited. I. Redefinition of Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) based on cladistic and molecular phylogenetic analyses. Journal of Phycology 40: 351-365, 6 Figs.
Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. Acta Botanica Croatica 64: 129-212.
Leaw, C.P., Lim, P.T., Ng, B.K., Cheah, M.Y., Ahmad, A. & Usup, G. (2005). Phylogenetic analysis of Alexandrium species and Pyrodinium bahamense (Dinophyceae) based on theca morphology and nuclear ribosomal gene sequence. Phycologia 44: 550-565.
Lewis, J., Taylor, J.D., Neale, K. & Leroy, S.A.G. (2018). Expanding known dinoflagellate distributions: investigations of slurry cultures from Caspian Sea. Botanica Marina 61(1): 21-31.
Lindberg, K., Moestrup, Ø & Daugbjerg, N. (2005). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates I: Woloszynskia coronata re-examined using light and electron microscopy and partial LSU rDNA sequences, with description of Tovellia gen. nov. and Jadwigia gen. nov. (Tovelliaceae fam. nov.). Phycologia 44: 416-440.
Created: 11 May 2004 by M.D. Guiry
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Ellegaard, M., Lewis, J. & Harding, I (2002). Cyst-theca relationship, life cycle, and effects of temperature and salinity on the cyst morphology of Gonyaulax baltica sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) from the Baltic Sea area. Journal of Phycology 38(4): 775-789, 10 figs, 6 tables.
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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 18 September 2021.