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Gonyaulax membranacea (M.R.Rossignol) Ellegaard, Daugbjerg, Rochon, J.Lewis & Harding 2003

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 membranacea (M.R.Rossignol) Ellegaard, Daugbjerg, Rochon, J.Lewis & Harding 2003: 157, 158, figs 31-45

Published in: 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.
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Publication date: 2003

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Gonyaulax is Gonyaulax spinifera (Clapar├Ęde & Lachmann) Diesing.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Basionym
Hystrichosphaera furcata var. membranacea M.R.Rossignol

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), membranous (Stearn 1985).

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Hystrichosphaera furcata var. membranacea M.R.Rossignol 1964

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Spiniferites membranaceus (R.Rossignol)Sarjeant

General environment
This is a marine species.

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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.

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