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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu, 1996 
AphiaID: 233794

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 editorGymnodiniales (Order) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGymnodiniaceae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium (Genus) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum (Species) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum (Variety)
Status Unaccepted: synonym, or anything that is not accepted unaccepted (synonym)
Accepted name  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium gibbosum (L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu) Flø Jørgensen & Shauna Murray, 2004
Rank Variety
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum Claparède & Lachmann, 1859
Orig. name Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum L.Maranda & Y.Shimizu, 1996
Sources  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]

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Environment marine
Distribution  Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality Brewers Bay, St. Thomas [details]
Link Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPublished in AlgaeBase Logo AlgaeBase 
Note 
From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHarmful effect Produces cytotoxic metabolites, the most potent showing antitumour activity (caribenolide I). [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:233794
Taxonomic
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Date   action   by
2006-07-28 07:22:01Z  created  Camba Reu, Cibran
2008-11-21 08:21:07Z  checked  Moestrup, Øjvind
2010-12-13 10:09:16Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2010-12-13 11:10:30Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
2015-06-26 12:00:51Z  changed  Guiry, Michael D.
  
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  Citation: Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Amphidinium operculatum var. gibbosum. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2015). 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=233794 on 2016-12-10
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