WoRMS name details

Amphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu, 1996

233794  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:233794)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Variety
marine
Maranda L. & Shimizu Y. 1996. Amphidinium operculatum var. nov. gibbosum (Dinophyceae), a free-swimming marine species producing cytotoxic metabolites. J. Phycol. 32: 873-879.  [details]   
Type locality contained in Brewers Bay, St. Thomas  
type locality contained in Brewers Bay, St. Thomas [details]
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Amphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu, 1996. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=233794 on 2018-05-27
Date
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2006-07-28 07:22:01Z
created
Camba Reu, Cibran
2008-11-21 08:21:07Z
checked
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z
changed
2010-12-13 11:10:30Z
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2015-06-26 12:00:51Z
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original description Maranda L. & Shimizu Y. 1996. Amphidinium operculatum var. nov. gibbosum (Dinophyceae), a free-swimming marine species producing cytotoxic metabolites. J. Phycol. 32: 873-879.  [details]   

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]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2018). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

additional source Bauer I., Maranda L., Shimizu Y., Peterson R.W., Cornell L., Steiner J.R. & Clardy J. 1994. The structures of amphidinolide B isomers: strongly cytotoxic macrolides produced by a free-swimming dinoflagellate, Amphidinium sp. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 116: 2657-2658. [details]   

additional source Bauer I., Maranda L.,Young K.A., Shimizu Y., Fairchild C., Cornell L., MacBeth J. & Huang S. 1995. Isolation and structure of caribenolide I, a highly potent antitumor macrolide from a culture free-swimming Caribbean dinoflagellate, Amphidinium sp. S1-36-5. J. Org. Chem. 60: 1084-1086. [details]   

additional source Bauer I., Maranda L.,Young K.A., Shimizu Y. & Huang S. 1995. The isolation and structures of unusual 1,4-polyketides from the dinoflagellate, Amphidinium sp. Tetrahedron Lett. 36: 991-994. [details]   

additional source Moestrup, Ø., Akselman, R., Cronberg, G., Elbraechter, M., Fraga, S., Halim, Y., Hansen, G., Hoppenrath, M., Larsen, J., Lundholm, N., Nguyen, L. N., Zingone, A. (Eds) (2009 onwards). IOC-UNESCO Taxonomic Reference List of Harmful Micro Algae., available online at http://www.marinespecies.org/HAB [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Harmful effect Produces cytotoxic metabolites, the most potent showing antitumour activity (caribenolide I). [details]