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Ornithocercus  Stein, 1883
Taxonomic Serial No.: 9985

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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  
             OrderDinophysiales Lindemann, 1928  
                FamilyDinophysiaceae Stein, 1883  
                   GenusOrnithocercus Stein, 1883  
    Direct Children:  
                      Species Ornithocercus calolinae   
                      Species Ornithocercus formosus Kofoid and Michener, 1911  
                      Species Ornithocercus francescae   
                      Species Ornithocercus galea   
                      Species Ornithocercus geniculatus Dangeard, 1927  
                      Species Ornithocercus heteroporoides   
                      Species Ornithocercus heteroporus   
                      Species Ornithocercus magnificus   
                      Species Ornithocercus quadratus   
                      Species Ornithocercus serratus Stein  
                      Species Ornithocercus skogsbergii   
                      Species Ornithocercus splendidus Schütt, 1893  
                      Species Ornithocercus steini   
                      Species Ornithocercus thurnii   
                      Species Ornithocercus triclavatus Wood, 1954  

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  Other Source(s):    
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Ornithocercus   
  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: Ornithocercus   

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