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Current Record: Alexandrium pseudogonyaulax

Alexandrium pseudogonyaulax

Alexandrium pseudogonyaulax

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Species nameAlexandrium pseudogonyaulax
Synonyms
CICCM CodeCAWD54
ClassDinophyceae
FamilyOstreopsidaceae
CountryNew Zealand
LocalityTamaki Strait
Lat./Long36°51'S 175°02'E
HabitatPlanktonic
CollectorCoromandel Marine Farmers Association
Collection date11/1997
IsolatorLincoln MacKenzie
Isolation date11/1997
Identified byLincoln MacKenzie
Identification methodLM, SEM, DNA sequencing
Growth conditions: MediaGP or L 1
Growth conditions: Temperature18+/-1°C
Growth conditions: L/d cycle12:12
Toxins/ToxicityDoes not produce PSP toxin
ReferencesLincoln MacKenzie, Miguel de Salas, Janet Adamson, Veronica Beauzenberg 2003. The dinoflagellate genus Alexandrium (Halim) in New Zealand coastal waters: comparative morphology , toxicity and molecular genetics. Harmful Algae 3: 71-92
Other CommentsCollected and isolated in November 1997 - exact dates not recorded.
AvailabilityAvailable