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Authority

Bütschli (1873: 657)

Class

N/A

Order

Gymnodiniales

Family

Gymnodiniaceae

Basionym

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Synonyms

N/A

Additional References

Sournia (1986: 60), Steidinger & Tangen (1997: 457, pl. 21)

Description

Cells large, unarmoured, ovoid, 90–130 µm long, 50–65 µm diameter; a pseudocolonial cell of 8 closely appressed zooids, each with its own cingulum and transverse flagellum, but all sharing a common continuous sulcus. Chloroplasts absent.

Distribution

Southern Ocean, South of Australia.

Comments

N/A

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