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Pseudo-nitzschia australis Frenguelli, 1939

marine, terrestrial
recent only
Frenguelli J. 1939. Diatomeas del Golfo de San Matías. Rev. Museo de La Plata, N.S., 2 (Bot.) (10): 201-226. [details]   
Type locality contained in San Matías  
type locality contained in San Matías [details]
Distribution Widely distributed in temperate and subtropical waters. A few findings from tropical waters. See list of distribution in...  
Distribution Widely distributed in temperate and subtropical waters. A few findings from tropical waters. See list of distribution in Hasle (2002): Are most of the domoic acid-producing species of the diatom genus Pseudo-nitzschia cosmopolites? Harmful Algae 1: 137-146. [details]

Harmful effect Produces domoic acid and isodomoic acid C. See Garrison et al (1992) and Holland et al (2005)  
Harmful effect Produces domoic acid and isodomoic acid C. See Garrison et al (1992) and Holland et al (2005) [details]
Kociolek, J.P.; Balasubramanian, K.; Blanco, S.; Coste, M.; Ector, L.; Liu, Y.; Kulikovskiy, M.; Lundholm, N.; Ludwig, T.; Potapova, M.; Rimet, F.; Sabbe, K.; Sala, S.; Sar, E.; Taylor, J.; Van de Vijver, B.; Wetzel, C.E.; Williams, D.M.; Witkowski, A.; Witkowski, J. (2018). DiatomBase. Pseudo-nitzschia australis Frenguelli, 1939. Accessed through: Moestrup, Ø.; Akselmann, R.; Fraga, S.; Hoppenrath, M.; Iwataki, M.; Komárek, J.; Larsen, J.; Lundholm, N.; Zingone, A. (Eds) (2009 onwards) IOC-UNESCO Taxonomic Reference List of Harmful Micro Algae at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hab/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246604 on 2018-04-20
Moestrup, Ø.; Akselmann, R.; Fraga, S.; Hoppenrath, M.; Iwataki, M.; Komárek, J.; Larsen, J.; Lundholm, N.; Zingone, A. (Eds) (2009 onwards). IOC-UNESCO Taxonomic Reference List of Harmful Micro Algae. Pseudo-nitzschia australis Frenguelli, 1939. Accessed at: http://www.marinespecies.org/hab/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246604 on 2018-04-20
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original description Frenguelli J. 1939. Diatomeas del Golfo de San Matías. Rev. Museo de La Plata, N.S., 2 (Bot.) (10): 201-226. [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]   

additional source Harper, M.A.; Cassie Cooper, V.; Chang, F.H.; Nelson, W.A.; Broady, P.A. (2012). Phylum Ochrophyta: brown and golden-brown algae, diatoms, silicoflagellates, and kin, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2012). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 3. Kingdoms Bacteria, Protozoa, Chromista, Plantae, Fungi. pp. 114-163. [details]   

additional source 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]   

toxicology source Scholin C.A., Guilland F., Doucette G.J., Benson S., Busman M., Chavez F.P., Cordaro J., Delong R., De Vogelaere A., Harvey J., Haulena M., Lefebvre K., Lipscomb T., Loscutoff S., Lowenstine L.J., Marin III R., Miller P.E., McLellan W.A., Moeller P.D.R., Powell C.L., Rowles T., Silvagni P., Silver M., Spraker T., Trainer V. & van Dolah F.M. 2000. Mortality of sea lions along the central California coast linked to a toxic diatom bloom. Nature 403: 80-84. [details]   

toxicology source Garrison D.L., Conrad S.M., Eilers P.P., Waldron E.M. 1992. Confirmation of domoic acid production by Pseudonitzschia australis (Baciollariophyceae) cultures. J. Phycol. 28: 604-607. [details]   

toxicology source Fritz L., Quilliam M.A., Wright J.L.C. Beale A.M. & Work T.M. 1992. An outbreak of domoic acid poisoning attributed to the pennate diatom Pseudonitzschia australis. J. Phycol. 28: 439-442. [details]   

toxicology source Holland P.T., Selwood A.I., Mountfort D.O., Wilkins A.L., McNabb P., Rhodes L., Doucette G.J., Mikulski C.M & King K.L. 2005. Isodomoic acid C, an unusual amnesic shellfish poisoning toxin from Pseudonitzschia australis. Chem. Res. Toxicol. 18: 814-816. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 

context source (Introduced species) Katsanevakis, S.; Bogucarskis, K.; Gatto, F.; Vandekerkhove, J.; Deriu, I.; Cardoso A.S. (2012). Building the European Alien Species Information Network (EASIN): a novel approach for the exploration of distributed alien species data. BioInvasions Records. 1: 235-245., available online at http://easin.jrc.ec.europa.eu [details]  Available for editors  PDF available 
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From regional or thematic species database
Distribution Widely distributed in temperate and subtropical waters. A few findings from tropical waters. See list of distribution in Hasle (2002): Are most of the domoic acid-producing species of the diatom genus Pseudo-nitzschia cosmopolites? Harmful Algae 1: 137-146. [details]

Harmful effect Produces domoic acid and isodomoic acid C. See Garrison et al (1992) and Holland et al (2005) [details]

Morphology 
* valve width: 5.5-8µm
* 2 rows of poroids
* no central nodule [details]
 


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