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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus (Ehrenberg) Dujardin, 1841 
AphiaID: 109951

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 editorGonyaulacales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium Schrank, 1793
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridinium fusus Ehrenberg, 1834
Sources  basis of record Brandt, S. (2001). Dinoflagellates, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 47-53 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. fusus (Ehrenberg) Dujardin, 1841
Variety Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. schuetti Lemmermann, 1889
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. seta (Ehrenberg) Sournia

Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. extensum Gourret, 1883 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos extensus (Gourret) F.Gómez, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. geniculatum Lemmermann, 1899 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos geniculatus (Lemmermann) F.Gómez, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium fusus var. stricta Okamura & Nishikawa, 1904 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos strictus (Okamura & Nishikawa) F.Gómez, 2013
Environment marine
Distribution 
From other sources
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]
New Zealand
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNew Zealand Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
North Sea
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBelgian 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]
Links 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 (176 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 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:44802 [details]

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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDiet general for group: both heterotrophic (eat other organisms) and autotrophic (photosynthetic) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution mostly coastal, oceanic to estuarine; cosmopolitan in temperate to tropical waters [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorHabitat pelagic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorImportance General: known for producing dangerous toxins, particularly when in large numbers, called "red tides" because the cells are so abundant they make water change color. Also they can produce non-fatal or fatal amounts of toxins in predators (particularly shellfish) that may be eaten by humans. [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPredators marine microorganisms and animal larvae [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction general for group: both sexual and asexual [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:109951
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Brandt, Sue
2006-07-26 11:37:58Z  changed  Camba Reu, Cibran
2008-03-27 13:16:17Z  checked  Scott, Fiona
2011-02-09 08:22:37Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Ceratium fusus (Ehrenberg) Dujardin, 1841. 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=109951 on 2016-07-01
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