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Corythodinium tesselatum (F.Stein) Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III 1966

Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Chromista
Subkingdom Harosa (supergroup SAR)
Infrakingdom Halvaria
Phylum Miozoa
Subphylum Myzozoa
Infraphylum Dinozoa
Superclass Dinoflagellata
Class Dinophyceae
Order Peridiniales
Family Oxytoxaceae
Genus Corythodinium


Publication details
Corythodinium tesselatum (F.Stein) Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III 1966: 23

Published in: Loeblich, A.R. & Loeblich, A.R. (1966). Index to the genera, subgenera, and sections of the Pyrrhophyta. Studies in Tropical Oceanography 3: 1-94.
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Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Corythodinium.

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

Pyrgidium tesselatum F.Stein

Homotypic Synonym(s)
Pyrgidium tesselatum F.Stein 1883
Oxytoxum tesselatum (F.Stein) Schütt 1895

General environment
This is a marine species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Oxytoxum tesselatum (F.Stein) Schütt)
Europe: Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

North America: Mexico (Atlantic) (Merino-Virgilio & al. 2013), Mexico (Pacific) (Okolodkov & Gárate Lizárraga 2006, Torres-Ariño & al. 2019).

South America: Brazil (Odebrecht 2010).

Indian Ocean Islands: Maldives (Stanca & al. 2013, Stanca & al. 2013).

Middle East: Egypt (Abbass, Madkour & Abu-El-Regal 2018).

South-west Asia: Lebanon (Lakkis 2013).

World: World (Gómez 2005).

(as Corythodinium tesselatum (F.Stein) Loeblich Jr. & Loeblich III)
Atlantic Islands: Canary Islands (Gil-Rodríguez et al. 2003, Moro & al. 2011, Afonso-Carrillo 2014).

Europe: Adriatic Sea (Vilicic, Marasovic & Miokovic 2002), Croatia (Vilicic et al. 2009), Mediterranean (Gómez 2003), Netherlands (Veen & al. 2015).

Middle East: Kuwait (Al-Kandari, Al-Yamani & Al-Rifaie 2009).

World: World (Gómez 2012).

Key references
Steidinger, K.A. & Tangen, K. (1996). Dinoflagellates. In: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton. (Tomas, C.R. Eds), pp. 387-584. San Diego: Academic Press.

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