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Gonyaulax hyalina Ostenfeld & Schmidt 1901

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

 

Publication details
Gonyaulax hyalina Ostenfeld & Schmidt 1901: 172, fig. 24

Published in: Ostenfeld, C.H. & Schmidt, J. (1902). Plankton fra det Røde Hav og Adenbugten (Plankton from the Red Sea and the Gulf of Aden.). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 1901: 141-182.
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Type species
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 information
Type locality: Gulf of Aden (Ostenfeld & Schmidt 1902: 172).

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), glassy, hyaline, glassy-green.

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

General environment
This is a marine species.

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Source of current name
Carbonell-Moore, M.C. & Mertens, K.N. (2019). Should Gonyaulax hyalina and Gonyaulax fragilis (Dinophyceae) remain two diferent taxa?. Phycologia 58(6): 685-689.

Key references
Escalera, L., Italiano, A., Pistocchi, R., Montresor, M. & Zingone, A. (2018). Gonyaulax hyalina and Gonyaulax fragilis (Dinoflagellata), two names associated with 'mare sporco', indicate the same species. Phycologia 57(4): 453-464.

Schiller, J. (1935). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. X. Band, 3. Abt. 2 Teil. ( Eds), pp. 1-320. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H..

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References
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Carbonell-Moore, M.C. & Mertens, K.N. (2019). Should Gonyaulax hyalina and Gonyaulax fragilis (Dinophyceae) remain two diferent taxa?. Phycologia 58(6): 685-689.
Escalera, L., Italiano, A., Pistocchi, R., Montresor, M. & Zingone, A. (2018). Gonyaulax hyalina and Gonyaulax fragilis (Dinoflagellata), two names associated with 'mare sporco', indicate the same species. Phycologia 57(4): 453-464.

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