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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Dinophyceae
Reference taxon from EOL Dynamic Hierarchy Trunk
Dinophyceae
Recognized by iNaturalist, Timor Sea Species List, Sal et al, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Herring, 1987, Flickr Group, Flickr Group, NMNH Botany in DwCA, BioImages, the virtual fieldguide, UK, Toxicity, Toxicity, Egypt Species List, Natural History Museum Species of the day, Conabio, EOL authors, NMNH Marine Dinoflagellates, NMNH Marine Dinoflagellates, Australia Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, Colombia Species List, France Species List, Germany Species List, Greenland Species List, Ireland Species List, Italy Species List, Kazakhstan Species List, Myanmar Species List, Norway Species List, Portugal Species List, Russia Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Sweden Species List, The Bahamas Species List, The Netherlands Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Japan Species List, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Laptev Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, South China Sea Species List, White Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, Olenina et al 2006, BioPedia, micro*scope, protisten.de, and Gulf of Oman Species List
Dinophyceae F. E. Fritsch
Class recognized by Flora do Brasil
Dinophycidae
Subclass recognized by wikipedia ES
Dinophycidae
Dinophyta
Phylum recognized by Paleobiology Database
Dinophyta
Recognized by One Species at a Time Podcasts, Australia Species List, Brazil Species List, Canada Species List, Chile Species List, China Species List, France Species List, Greenland Species List, Russia Species List, Saint Barthelemy Species List, Turkmenistan Species List, United Kingdom Species List, Japan Species List, Indonesia Species List, Mexico Species List, United States Species List, Adriatic Sea Species List, Aegean Sea Species List, Alboran Sea Species List, Andaman Sea Species List, Arabian Sea Species List, Baffin Bay Species List, Balearic Sea Species List, Arctic Ocean Species List, Banda Sea Species List, Barents Sea Species List, Bay of Biscay Species List, Bay of Bengal Species List, Bay of Fundy Species List, Beaufort Sea Species List, Bering Sea Species List, Black Sea Species List, Bristol Channel Species List, Caribbean Sea Species List, Celtic Sea Species List, Chukchi Sea Species List, Coral Sea Species List, Davis Strait Species List, Eastern China Sea Species List, English Channel Species List, Great Australian Bight Species List, Greenland Sea Species List, Gulf of Aden Species List, Gulf of Alaska Species List, Gulf of Aqaba Species List, Gulf of California Species List, Gulf of Guinea Species List, Gulf of Mexico Species List, Gulf of St Lawrence Species List, Inner Seas off the West Coast of Scotland Species, Indian Ocean Species List, Ionian Sea Species List, Irish Sea Species List, Java Sea Species List, Kara Sea Species List, Labrador Sea Species List, Laccadive Sea Species List, Laptev Sea Species List, Kattegat Species List, Ligurian Sea Species List, Mozambique Channel Species List, Hudson Strait Species List, Hudson Bay Species List, North Atlantic Species List, North Pacific Species List, Northwestern Passages Species List, Norwegian Sea Species List, North Sea Species List, Red Sea Species List, Savu Sea Species List, Sea of Japan Species List, Philippine Sea Species List, Sea of Marmara Species List, Sea of Okhostk Species List, Seto Inland Sea Species List, Singapore Strait Species List, Skagerrak Species List, South China Sea Species List, White Sea Species List, Yellow Sea Species List, Tyrrhenian Sea Species List, Timor Sea Species List, Southern Ocean Species List, Tasman Sea Species List, South Atlantic Species List, South Pacific Species List, and Gulf of Oman Species List
Pyrrophyta
Phylum recognized by wikipedia LT

Alternative Names

Dinoflagellata
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Dinophycidae
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Dinophyta
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Pyrrhophyta
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Pyrrophyta
Reference taxon from NCBI Taxonomy
Agrosphaera Haeckel ex Lo Bianco
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aidelocysta J. B. Riding, R. Helby & J. Stevens 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ailadinium Saburoa & Chomérat 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ammodinium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Amphithetochitina A. M. Obut & N. M. Zaslavskaya 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ampulladinium J. B. Riding, R. Helby & F. M. Parker 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anhystrichosphaeridium G. Deflandre 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Anthosphaeridium Cookson & Eisenack 1968
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Apiculadinium J. Yu, M. Sun, S. Sun & S. Mao 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aquadulcum R. Harland & W. A. S. Sarjeant 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archaeodinium S. Ouyang 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Archaesphaerodiniopsis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Artemisiocysta P. N. von Benedek 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Axisphaeridium Eisenack 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Barssidinium J. K. Lentin, R. A. Fensome & G. L. Williams 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Beringiella J. P. Bujak 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Biala J. Schiller 1926
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bispinodinium N. Yamada & Horiguchi 2013
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bonbonadinium R. Helby & A. D. Partridge 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caddasphaera J. P. G. Fenton, R. Neves & K. M. Piel 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Capisocysta Warny & Wrenn 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caspidinium Marret 2004
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cassianospica Janofske 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Catillopsis W. S. Drugg 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cavatodissiliodinium Feist-Burkhardt & Monteil 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cercaria F. Muller
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Chaenosphaerula Damassa 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chalubinskia Rehmann ex Sim 1916
Proparte synonym according to GBIF classification
Chilodinium J. Massart 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chlonoviella Lebedeva 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chonesphaera Klumpp
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chromophyta
In-part according to NCBI
Cirrifera I. C. Cookson & A. Eisenack 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cobricosphaeridium R. Harland & W. A. S. Sarjeant 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Collumosphaera K. P. Jain & S. K. Dutta 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Conicoidium Jiabo 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cooksonidium L. E. Stover & G. L. Williams 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Corythodinium Loebl. & A. R. Loebl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cupritia B. Courtinat 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cygnusicysta J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyrodinium Esper & Zonneveld 2002
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cyrtolophosidiidae
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cystidiopsis E. Nagy 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dalella Mc Minn & Xuekun Sun 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Daveya Monteil 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Deflandridium E. Nagy 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dinoasteromonas Bursa 1971
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dinoflagellata
Synonym according to NCBI
Dinophyceae Fritsch 1927
Authority according to NCBI
Dinophycidae
Synonym according to NCBI
Dinophyta
Synonym according to NCBI
Discoasteromonas Bursa 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dissodinium G. A. Klebs
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Dodekovia G. Dörhöfer & E. H. Davies 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Domasiella Eisenack 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Enigmadinium Wrenn & Hart 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Enneadocysta L. E. Stover & G. L. Williams 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Eopseudoceratium (J. W. Neale & W. A. S. Sarjeant) T. F. Vozzhennikova 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Epicephalopyxis G. Deflandre 1938
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Erymnodinium J. K. Lentin, R. A. Fensome & G. L. Williams 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Euceratium S. T. Moses
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Exuviaella Cienk.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Eyrea I. C. Cookson & A. Eisenack 1970
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Fallaciodinium Harding 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Flandrecysta Slimani 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Fostericysta J. B. Riding 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geodinium R. Chodat 1922
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Geonettia L. De Verteuil & G. Norris 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gleba Bruguière 1791
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glenoaulax Diesing
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glyphodinium C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gorkadinium A. R. Loeblich Jr. & A. R. Loeblich Iii 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hadriana J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hebecysta J. P. Bujak & Fisher
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ithnacysta Slimani 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Jainiella Khowaja-Ateequzzaman & Garg 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Keltoidites Krutzsch & Pacltová 1991
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kilwacysta E. Schrank 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Laciniporus Saburova & Chomérat 2019
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Laevigella C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lecaniella I. C. Cookson & A. Eisenack 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lineadinium C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lobionella D. J. Batten & J. K. Lister 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lophodictyotidium S. A. J. Pocock 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lopsidinium G. Dolby 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lunatadinium W. W. Brideaux & D. J. Mc Intyre 1973
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Madanidinium Chomérat 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Magallanesium Quattrocchio & Sarjeant 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mathurosphaera C. P. Varma & A. K. Dangwal 1964
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Membranigonyaulax Slimani 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Membranosphaera S. R. Samoilovitch ex G. Norris & W. A. S. Sarjeant 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mikropithon J. Agelopoulos 1967
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mirificysta Yu 1982
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Moestrupia G. Hansen & N. Daugbjerg 2011
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Mombasadinium J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Muiriella Churchill & Sarjeant 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Murrayella Kof.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Naiadinium S. Carty 2014
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nenjiangella
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neoceratium F. Gómez et al.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Neoeurysphaeridium Slimani 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neonorthidium Marheinecke 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Neuffenia Brenner & Dürr 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nidarocysta Monteil 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Noctiluca Suriray ex Lam.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Northidium Marheinecke 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ollula F. Góczán 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Opaeopsomus W. R. Evitt 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orobodinium Gocht & Wille 1990
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeohystrichodinium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeohystrichosphaeridium Eiserhardt 1986
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeosphaerium H. Górka 1965
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paleogloeodinium Bian, Zhang, Zhang, Mao & Yin 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Paleopedicystus F. L. Staplin 1961
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palhistiodinia G. Deflandre 1939
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pentafidia Backhouse 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phallocysta G. Dörhöfer & E. H. Davies 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Piccoladinium G. J. M. Versteegh & D. Zevenboom 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Piperodinium Mudie 1984
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plagiaulax Richard 1902
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Platycystidia I. C. Cookson & A. Eisenack 1960
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polydinium C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polyopsidella C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Porella J. Schiller
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pouchetia F. Schütt
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pouchetiella C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Praeperidinium
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Prismatocystis D. Habib 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseliodinium Sournia
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Pseudadenoides F. Gómez, R. Onuma, Artigas & Horiguchi 2015
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudodeflandrea G. Alberti 1959
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudofromea D. Burger 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudokomewuia He Chengquan 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudomasia J. De Coninck 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudostephodinium J. Yu et al. 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pulchrasphaera Schioler, Brinkhuis, Roncaglia & Wilson 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pyramidodinium T. Horiguchi & C. Sukigara 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pyrrhophyta
Synonym according to NCBI
Pyrrophyta
Synonym according to NCBI
Qia T. Liu, K. N. Mertens & H. Gu 2015
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Quadrina J. P. Bujak 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Radiozoum Mingazzini 1904
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhombodella I. C. Cookson & A. Eisenack 1962
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Riasanodinium E. K. Iosifova 1992
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rosscoffia E. Balech 1956
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rotundinium C. A. Kofoid & O. Swezy 1921
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sarjeantia Horowitz 1975
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Semicavidinium Dodekova 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Septiareata Kienel 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Seriliodinium G. L. Eaton 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sicyoideum He Chengquan 1980
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Skuadinium J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Songiella Xuekun Sun 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sphaerosperma Pouchet 1893
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spinuliferites
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Striatodinium J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Suibindia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Surirya
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Svenkodinium Gedl 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sverdrupiella J. P. Bujak & M. J. Fisher
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tetranguladinium J. X. Yu, Z. Y. Guo & S. Z. Mao 1983
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Theleodinium Craveiro, Pandeirada, Daugbjerg, Moestrup & Calado 2013
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tianjinella He & Sun 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tintinnophagus Coats 2010
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tringadinium J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Triphragmadinium S. Van Simaeys, D. Munsterman & H. Brinkhuis 2005
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tubulifera Schumacker-Lambry 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Turnhosphaera Slimani 1994
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Umbriadinium Bucephalo-Palliani & Riding 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Uralodinium N. K. Lebedeva 2006
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vectensia D. J. Batten & J. K. Lister 1988
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Volkheimeridium Quattrocchio & Sarjeant 2003
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Voodooia J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Weiachia Feist-Burkhardt 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wetzelodinium Deflandre
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Willeidinium Feist-Burkhardt 1995
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wittnaudinium Bucefalo Palliani & Riding 1998
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Woodinia J. B. Riding & R. Helby 2001
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wrevittia Helenes & Lucas-Clark 1997
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Xylochoarion U. Erkmen & W. A. S. Sarjeant 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ynezidinium Lucas-Clark & Helenes 2000
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zosterosphaera Schopf 1968
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
algae
In-part according to NCBI

Common Names

English

dinoflagellates
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Bokmål, Norwegian; Norwegian Bokmål

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Curated hierarchies for Dinophyceae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
SAR (Stramenopiles, Alveolates, Rhizaria)
Alveolata
Dinoflagellata
Dinophyceae (this page)

GBIF classification

Chromista
Myzozoa
Dinophyceae (this page)
Qia

GBIF classification

Chromista
Myzozoa
Dinophyceae
Dinophyceae (this page)
Qia
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