Invemar
Bulletin of Marine and Coastal Research

FIRST RECORD OF THE GENUS HETERODINIUM (DINOPHYCEAE) FROM COASTAL WATERS OF THE COLOMBIAN CARIBBEAN

Lina M. Ramos Ortega, Luís A. Vidal V.

Abstract


Three species of the genus Heterodinium Kofoid are reported for the first time in coastal waters of the Colombian Caribbean. The identified species are Heterodinium rigdenae Kofoid, 1906, Heterodinium agassizii Kofoid, 1907 and Heterodinium angulatum Kofoid y Michener, 1911. Information about distribution of these species in the Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico is given.

Keywords


Heterodinium; Dinoflagellate; Colombian Caribbean

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DOI: 10.25268/bimc.invemar.2008.37.1.348

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