Phalacroma nasutum Stein 1883

Dinophysis nasutum (F.Stein) Parke & P.S.Dixon

Current name: Dinophysis nasutum (F.Stein) Parke & P.S.DixonGeogina McDermott (

Publication Details
Phalacroma nasutum Stein 1883: pl. 18, figs. 1-6

Published in: Stein, F. (1883). Die naturgeschichte der arthrodelen Flagellaten. In: Der Organismus der Infusionstiere. III. Pt. 2. ( Eds), pp. 1-30. Leipzig:

Type Species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Phalacroma is Phalacroma porodictyum F.Stein.

Status of Name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Dinophysis nasutum (F.Stein) Parke & P.S.Dixon.

Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), big-nosed.

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 09 September 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 21 February 2011

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Fernando Gomez in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 21 February 2011. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.; searched on 25 March 2023

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