WoRMS taxon details

Alexandrium balechii (Steidinger) Balech, 1995

109708  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:109708)

Steidinger K.A. 1971. <i>Gonyaulax balechii</i> sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) with a discussion of the genera Gonyaulax and Heteroaulacus. Phycologia 10: 183-187.  [details]   
Type locality contained in Tampa Bay  
type locality contained in Tampa Bay [details]
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:47215  
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:47215 [details]
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2021). AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway (taxonomic information republished from AlgaeBase with permission of M.D. Guiry). Alexandrium balechii (Steidinger) Balech, 1995. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=109708 on 2021-06-19
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original description Steidinger K.A. 1971. <i>Gonyaulax balechii</i> sp. nov. (Dinophyceae) with a discussion of the genera Gonyaulax and Heteroaulacus. Phycologia 10: 183-187.  [details]   

basis of record Gómez, F. (2005). A list of free-living dinoflagellate species in the world's oceans. <em>Acta Bot. Croat.</em> 64(1): 129-212. [details]  OpenAccess publication 

additional source Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. (2020). AlgaeBase. <em>World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway.</em> , available online at http://www.algaebase.org [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]   

additional source Brandt, S. (2001). Dinoflagellates, <B><I>in</I></B>: Costello, M.J. <i>et al.</i> (Ed.) (2001). <i>European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels,</i> 50: pp. 47-53 (look up in IMIS[details]   

additional source Steidinger, K. A., M. A. Faust, and D. U. Hernández-Becerril. 2009. Dinoflagellates (Dinoflagellata) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 131–154 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College [details]   

additional source Balech, E. 1995. The Genus <i>Alexandrium</i> Halim (Dinoflagellata). Sherkin Island Marine Station, Sherkin Island, Co. Cork, Ireland, 151. [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 Montresor, M., Marino, D., Zingone, A. & Dafnis, G. (1990). Three Alexandrium species form coastal Tyrrhenian waters (Mediterranean Sea). <em>In: Granéli, E., Sundström, B., Edler, L. & Anderson, D. M. [Eds.] Toxic Marine Phytoplankton.</em> Elsevier, Amstermdam, pp. 82-87. [details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

new combination reference Balech, E. (1985). The genus <i>Alexandrium</i> or <i>Gonyaulax</i> of the <i>tamarensis</i> group. In: D.M. Anderson, A.W. White and D.G. Baden (Eds.) Toxic Dinoflagellates. New York: Elsevier. P. 33–38. [details]   
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien  Containing type locality 

From editor or global species database
LSID urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:47215 [details]

From regional or thematic species database
Harmful effect Blooms of this species were coincident with mass mortalities of fish reported on the type locality in 1969-1970, probably due to oxigen depletion, but not harmful effects were reported associated with blooms of A. balechii in the Tyrrhenian Sea [details]