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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis rotundata Claparède & Lachmann, 1859 
AphiaID: 162793

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 editorDinophysiales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysiaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis rotundata (Species)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorPhalacroma rotundatum (Claparéde & Lachmann) Kofoid & Michener, 1911
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis Ehrenberg, 1839
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis rotundata Claparède & Lachmann, 1859
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDinophysis rotundata Levander, 1894 (synonym)
Sources  original description Claparède E. & Lachmann J. (1859). Etudes sur les Infusoires et les Rhizopodes. Mém. Inst. Genev. 5, 6: 489 pp. [details]

source of synonymy Tomas, C.R. (Ed.). (1997). Identifying marine phytoplankton. Academic Press: San Diego, CA [etc.] (USA). ISBN 0-12-693018-X. XV, 858 pp., available online at http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/book/9780126930184 [details]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality North Sea [details]
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]
Ireland
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIrish Exclusive economic Zone [details]
Lebanon
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorLebanese Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEuropean waters (ERMS scope) [details]
Sweden
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSwedish 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 Barcode of Life (2 barcodes) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (60 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Dyntaxa 
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:100840 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorAdditional information Cosmopolitan species, widely distributed in cold and warm waters.

Toxicity
Dinophysis rotundata has been associated with toxicity only in one case, in the Black Sea (Vershnin & Kamnev 2001). However, since D. caudata was also present in the same sample, the species responsible for DSP cannot be ascertained.

Reference:
Vershnin A. & Kamnev A. 2001. Harmful algae in Russian European coastal waters. In: Harmful Algal Blooms (Ed. by G.M. Hallegraeff, S.I. Blackburn, C.J. Bolch & R.J. Lewis, R. J.), pp. 112-114. IOC UNESCO, Paris. [details]

Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHarmful effect Production of DTX-1 demonstrated for Japanese populations. North American strains apparently non-toxic. [details]
Images Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editor[show unreviewed]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:162793
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-07-04 10:12:20Z  created  Braeckman, Ulrike
2008-11-20 10:21:18Z  changed  Moestrup, Øjvind
2009-04-19 14:52:20Z  changed  Moestrup, Øjvind
2012-10-23 09:10:43Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Dinophysis rotundata Claparède & Lachmann, 1859. 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=162793 on 2016-07-30
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