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G. polynesiensis is both maitotoxic and ciguatoxic, different strains producing slightly different amounts of the various toxins (Chinain et al. 1999, 2010)
Chinain M., Faust M.A. & Pauillac S. 1999. Morphology and molecular analyses of three toxic species of Gambierdiscus (Dinophyceae): G. pacificus, sp. nov., G. australes, sp. nov., and G. polynesiensis, sp. nov. J. Phycol. 35: 1282-1296.

Chinain, M., Darius, H. T., Ung, A., Cruchet, P., Wang, Z., Ponton, D., Laurent, D. & Pauillac, S. 2010. Growth and toxin production in the ciguatera-causing dinoflagellate Gambierdiscus polynesiensis (Dinophyceae) in culture. Toxicon 56:739-50.
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