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Exuviaella cordata Ostenfeld 1902

Publication details
Exuviaella cordata Ostenfeld 1902: 134, fig. 3 a-d

Published in: Ostenfeld, C.H. (1902). Phytoplankton fra det Kaspiske Hav (Phytoplankton from the Caspian Sea.). Videnskabelige Meddelelser fra Dansk Naturhistorisk Forening 1901: 129-139.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Exuviaella is Exuviaella marina Cienkowski.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Prorocentrum cordatum (Ostenfeld) J.D.Dodge

Type information
Type locality: Caspian Sea (Index Nominum Algarum).

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), heart-shaped.

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

Nomenclatural notes
Date: 1901 (INA). - (3 Feb 2015) - Wendy Guiry

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
Dodge, J.D. (1976 '1975'). The Prorocentrales (Dinophyceae). II. Revision of the taxonomy within the genus Prorocentrum. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 71: 103-125, 5 figs, 4 pls.

Key references
Gómez, F. (2008). Phytoplankton invasions: comments on the validity of categorizing the non-indigenous dinoflagellates and diatoms in European Seas. Marine Pollution Bulletin 56: 620-628.

Schiller, J. (1931). Dinoflagellatae (Peridineae). In: Dr. L. Rabenhosrst's Kryptogamen-Flora von Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz, 2. Aufl. 10. Bd 3. Abt. 1 Teil. (Kolkwitz, R. Eds), pp. 1-256. Leipzig: Akademische Verlagsgesellschaft M.B.H.

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