WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorGambierdiscus excentricus S.Fraga, 2011

579358  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:579358)

accepted
Species
marine
Fraga, S., Rodríguez, F., Caillaud, A., Diogène, J., Raho, N. & Zapata, M. (2011). Gambierdiscus excentricus sp. nov (Dinophyceae), a benthic toxic dinoflagellate from the Canary Islands (NE Atlantic Ocean). Harmful Algae, 11:10-22 [details]   
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorDistribution Canary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone  
Trusted: edited by a thematic editortype locality contained in Canary Islands Exclusive Economic Zone [details]
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:99975  
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:99975 [details]
Guiry, Michael D. (2015). Gambierdiscus excentricus S.Fraga, 2011. In: Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2017). 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=579358 on 2017-12-16

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2011-08-29 15:53:15Z
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2015-06-26 12:00:51Z
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original description Fraga, S., Rodríguez, F., Caillaud, A., Diogène, J., Raho, N. & Zapata, M. (2011). Gambierdiscus excentricus sp. nov (Dinophyceae), a benthic toxic dinoflagellate from the Canary Islands (NE Atlantic Ocean). Harmful Algae, 11:10-22 [details]   

additional source Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2017). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [details]   

toxicology source Fraga, S., Rodríguez, F., Caillaud, A., Diogène, J., Raho, N. & Zapata, M. (2011). Gambierdiscus excentricus sp. nov (Dinophyceae), a benthic toxic dinoflagellate from the Canary Islands (NE Atlantic Ocean). Harmful Algae, 11:10-22 [details]   

toxicology source Caillaud, A., Fraga, S., Aligizaki, K., Mohammad-Noor, N., Nikolaidis, G. Moestrup, O., Diogène, J. 2009. Desarrollo de un ensayo celular para la detección de maitotoxinas en Gambierdiscus spp. Estudio comparativo entre cepas de distinctas procedencias. In Abstract book of the Reunião Ibérica sobre Fitoplâncton Tóxico e Biotoxinas, Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 87-95., available online at http://ipimar-iniap.ipimar.pt/reuniao-iberica/programa.html [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From editor or global species database
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:99975 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Trusted: edited by a thematic editorHarmful effect This species has been found to produce ciguatoxin- and maitotoxin-like compounds (Fraga et al. 2011) [details]