Life cycle, behavior and morphology of a new tide pool dinoflagellate,Gymnodinium pyrenoidosum sp. nov. (Gymnodiniales, Pyrrhophyta)

@article{Horiguchi2006LifeCB,
  title={Life cycle, behavior and morphology of a new tide pool dinoflagellate,Gymnodinium pyrenoidosum sp. nov. (Gymnodiniales, Pyrrhophyta)},
  author={Takeo Horiguchi and Mitsuo Chihara},
  journal={The botanical magazine = Shokubutsu-gaku-zasshi},
  year={2006},
  volume={101},
  pages={255-265}
}
A new tide pool dinoflagellate,Gymnodinium pyrenoidosum Horiguchi et Chihara sp. nov. is described from central Japan. It was found to form dense blooms with a characteristic greenish color from April to November. The species exhibits a characteristic diurnal vertical migration and an alternation of a motile with a nonmotile phase, which are dependent on… CONTINUE READING