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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca scintillans (Macartney) Kofoid & Swezy, 1921 
AphiaID: 109921

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 editorNoctilucales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctilucaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca scintillans (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Typetaxon of  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca Suriray, 1836
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca Suriray, 1836
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa scintillans Macartney, 1810
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMammaria scintillans Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa marina Slabber, 1771 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMedusa scintillans Macartney, 1810
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca marina Ehrenberg, 1834 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca miliaris Suriray, 1816 (Basionym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca omogenea Giglioli, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca pacifica Giglioli, 1870
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNoctiluca punctata Busch, 1851
Sources  basis of record Gómez, F., 2005. A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world’s oceans. Acta Bot. Croat. 64 (1), 129-212. [details] [full text]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorzeevonk  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsea sparkle  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editornoctiluque [from synonym]  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormareld  [details]
Environment marine, fresh, terrestrial
Distribution 
From other sources
Belgium
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLombardsijde [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNieuwpoort [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorOostende [from synonym] [details]
Black Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBulgarian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGeorgian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRomanian Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRussian part of the Black Sea [details]
France
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorWimereux [details]
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
Kenya
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorRamisi [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorVanga [details]
Lebanon
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLebanese Exclusive Economic Zone [from synonym] [view taxon] [details]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Tunisia
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTunisian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Turkey
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTurkish Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Ukraine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorUkrainian Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDelivering Alien Invasive Species Inventories for Europe (DAISIE) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPlanktonNet Image 
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 (42 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (115 nucleotides; 105 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Marine Species Identification Portal 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo PESI 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:46808 [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:109921
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Brandt, Sue
2005-06-17 09:14:02Z  changed  Claus, Simon
2006-07-26 11:37:58Z  changed  Camba Reu, Cibran
2010-01-15 07:09:15Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Noctiluca scintillans (Macartney) Kofoid & Swezy, 1921. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2016). 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=109921 on 2016-08-28
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