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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann, 1859 
AphiaID: 109745

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorChromista (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHarosa (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAlveolata (Infrakingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMyzozoa (Phylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDinozoa (Subphylum) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDinoflagellata (Infraphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophyceae (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnodiniales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnodiniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium Claperède & Lachmann, 1859
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium elegans Grell & Wohlfarth-Bottermann, 1957 (synonym)
Sources  original description Claparède E. & Lachmann J. 1859. Études sur les infusoires et les rhizopodes. Mém.Inst. Nat. Genev. 6: 261-482. [details]

redescription M. Flø Jørgensen, S. Murray & N. Daugbjerg (2004) Amphidinium revisited. I. Redefinition of Amphidinium (Dinophyceae) based on cladistic and molecular phylogenetic analyses. J. Phycol. 40: 351-365. [details]

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Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. discoidalis Diesing, 1866 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium discoidale (Diesing) Kofoid & Swezy, 1921
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu, 1996 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium gibbosum (L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu) Flø Jörgensen & Shauna Murray, 2004
Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. marginata Diesing, 1886 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium emarginatum (Dies) Kofoid & Swezy
Environment marine
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality West Coast of Norway  [details]
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth East Atlantic [details]
(no group)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (54 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Notes 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:46440 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHarmful effect Compounds with haemolytic and antifungal properties (amphidinols) known. May also be toxic to fish. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:109745
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2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Brandt, Sue
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Amphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann, 1859. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2014). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=109745 on 2014-04-21
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