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Woloszynskia pascheri (Suchlandt) Stosch 1973

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


Publication details
Woloszynskia pascheri (Suchlandt) Stosch 1973: 113

Published in: Stosch, H.A. von (1973). Observations on vegetative reproduction and sexual cycles of two freshwater dinoflagellates Gynmodinium pseudopalustre Schiller and Woloszynskia apiculata sp. nov. British Phycological Journal 8(2): 105-134.
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Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Woloszynskia is Woloszynskia reticulata R.H.Thompson.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Borghiella pascheri (Suchlandt) Moestrup

Glenodinium pascheri Suchlandt

Type information
Type locality: in red snow, Davoser-See, Switzerland (Index Nominum Algarum).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Taxonomic notes
According to Moestrup et al. (2018), the culture established in 1965 from the Botanical Garden in Göttingen, Germany and generally identified as Woloszynskia pascheri belongs to a separate species of Borghiella, to be described separately. - (24 Sep 2018) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

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Source of current name
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.

Key references
Carty, S. (2014). Freshwater dinoflagellates of North America. pp. [i]-viii, [2], [1]-260, 153 figs. Ithaca & London: Comstock Publishing Associates. A division of Cornell University Press.

Krakhmalny, A.F. [Krachmalny, A.F.] (2011). Dinophyta of Ukraine (illustrated book for identification). pp. [1]-442, 32 figs, 117 pls. Kiev: Alterpres. [in Russian]

Popovsky, J. & Pfiester, L.A. (1990). Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa. Vol. 6. Dinophyceae (Dinoflagellida). pp. 1-272. Jena & Stuttgart: Gustav Fischer.

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Verified by: 20 April 2020 by M.D. Guiry

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Moestrup, Ø., Nicholls, K.H. & Daugberg, N. (2018). Studies on woloszynskioid dinoflagellates IX: ultrastructure, cyst formation and phylogeny of the 'red-snow' alga Borghiella pascheri (Suchlandt) Moestrup (= Glenodinium pascheri, Woloszynskia pascheri, Gyrodinium nivalis). European Journal of Phycology 53(3): 393-409.
Wilcox, L.W. (1989). Multilayered structures (MLSs) in two dinoflagellates, Katodinium campylops and Woloszynskia pascheri. Journal of Phycology 25: 785-789, 14 figs.

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2021. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 13 June 2021.

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