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Prorocentrum  Ehrenberg, 1833
Taxonomic Serial No.: 9877

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Chromista  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: partial   
  Latest Record Review: 2000   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       DivisionPyrrophycophyta  – dinoflagellates, dinoflagellés  
             OrderProrocentrales Lemmermann, 1910  
                FamilyProrocentraceae Stein, 1883  
                   GenusProrocentrum Ehrenberg, 1833  
    Direct Children:  
                      Species Prorocentrum aporum   
                      Species Prorocentrum arcuatum   
                      Species Prorocentrum balticum   
                      Species Prorocentrum belizeanum Faust  
                      Species Prorocentrum cassubicum   
                      Species Prorocentrum compressum (Bailey) Abé ex Dodge, 1975  
                      Species Prorocentrum concavum Fukuyo, 1981  
                      Species Prorocentrum cordatum   
                      Species Prorocentrum dactylus   
                      Species Prorocentrum dentatum   
                      Species Prorocentrum emarginatum Fukuyo, 1981  
                      Species Prorocentrum gracile Schütt, 1895  
                      Species Prorocentrum hoffmannianum Faust, 1990  
                      Species Prorocentrum lima (Ehrenberg) Dodge, 1975  
                      Species Prorocentrum magnum   
                      Species Prorocentrum marina   
                      Species Prorocentrum maximum   
                      Species Prorocentrum mexicanum Tafall, 1942  
                      Species Prorocentrum micans Ehrenberg, 1833  
                      Species Prorocentrum minimum (Pavillard) Schiller, 1933  
                      Species Prorocentrum nanum   
                      Species Prorocentrum obtusidens Schiller, 1928  
                      Species Prorocentrum ovum   
                      Species Prorocentrum pacificum Wood, 1963  
                      Species Prorocentrum rostratum   
                      Species Prorocentrum rotundatum   
                      Species Prorocentrum schilleri   
                      Species Prorocentrum scutellum   
                      Species Prorocentrum sigmoides   
                      Species Prorocentrum triangulatum   
                      Species Prorocentrum triestinum Schiller, 1918  
                      Species Prorocentrum vaginulum   

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Prorocentrum   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Steidinger, Karen A. and Karl Tangen / Carmelo R. Tomas ed.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title: Dinoflagellates   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Identifying Marine Phytoplankton   
  Page(s): 387-584   
  Publisher: Academic Press   
  Publication Place: San Diego, California, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-12-693018-X   
  Notes: Although published as part of an earlier work ("Identifying Marine Diatoms and Dinoflagellates," 1996), the 1997 compilation was used here. The editor's forword notes that "All nomenclatural novelties were validated in the original publications"   
  Reference for: Prorocentrum   

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