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Prorocentrum foveolatum Croome & P.A.Tyler 1987

Publication details
Prorocentrum foveolatum Croome & P.A.Tyler 1987: 71-73, figs 3-4, 12-16 (as 'foveolata' )

Published in: Croome, R.L. & Tyler, P.A. (1987). Prorocentrum playfairi and Prorocentrum foveolata, two new dinoflagellates from Australian waters. British Phycological Journal 22: 67-75.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Prorocentrum is Prorocentrum micans Ehrenberg.

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

Type information
Type locality: Little Waterhouse Lake, Tasmania (Croome & Tyler 1987: 71). Holotype: C. Dragar s.n.; 30 May1979; HO 94249 (Croome & Tyler 1987: 71).

Heterotypic Synonym(s)
Exuviaella lima var. scrobiculata Playfair 1920

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Key references
Moestrup, Ø. & Calado, A.J. (2018). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Freshwater Flora of Central Europe, Volume 6: Dinophyceae. pp. [i]-xii, [1]-560, 421 figs. Berlin: Springer Spektrum.

Pearce, I. & Hallegraeff G.M. (2004). Genetic affinities, ecophysiology and toxicity of Prorocentrum playfairii and P. foveolata (Dinophyceae) from Tasmanian freshwaters. Phycologia 43: 271-281.

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