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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium arcticum (Ehrenberg) Cleve, 1901 
AphiaID: 156509

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 arcticum (Species)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium Schrank, 1793
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridinium arcticum Ehrenberg
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium labradoricum Vanhoffen, 1897 (synonym)
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium tripos var. arctica Claparède & Lachman, 1859 (synonym)
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorNeoceratium arcticum (Ehrenberg) F.Gómez, D.Moreira & P.López-Garcia, 2010
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPeridinium arcticum Ehrenberg (synonym)
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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Forma Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium arcticum f. gracile Usachev, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos arcticus f. gracilis (Usachev) F.Gómez, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium arcticum var. curvcornis Usachev, 1935 accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos arcticus var. curvicornis (Usachev) F.Gómez, 2013
Variety Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCeratium arcticum var. longipes (Bailey) Graham & Bronikovsky accepted as Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorTripos longipes (J.W.Bailey) F.Gómez, 2013
Environment marine, fresh
Distribution 
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North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Maine [details]
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish 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 (38 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 
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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 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:156509
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2005-05-19 11:58:45Z  created  Claus, Simon
2006-07-26 11:37:58Z  changed  Camba Reu, Cibran
2011-02-08 13:10:56Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Ceratium arcticum (Ehrenberg) Cleve, 1901. 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=156509 on 2016-09-30
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