Karenia (dinoflagellate) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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is a genus of 12 Karenia species of 1 dinoflagellates which were formerly included in the genus . Gymnodinium 2
A number of species cause
red tides, including off the coast of Karenia brevis Florida and which was first described in Japan, but is now found in the Karenia mikimotoi Atlantic ocean as well, probably spread by ballast water. 3
^ "Karenia". Algaebase.
^ Daugbjerg, N., Hansen, G., Larsen, J. & Moestrup, Ø (2000). "Phylogeny of some of the major genera of dinoflagellates based on ultrastructure and partial LSU rDNA sequence data, including the erection of three new genera of unarmoured dinoflagellates". Phycologia 39 (4): 302–317. doi: 10.2216/i0031-8884-39-4-302.1.
^ "Karenia mikimotoi". Algaebase.
Fusionicae ( Fusionidae)
Gregarinicae ( Cephaloidophoridae, Cephalolobidae, Didymophoridae, Gregarinidae, Hirmocystidae, Metameridae, Uradiophoridae)
Porosporicae ( Porosporidae)
Stenophoricae ( Actinocephalidae, Acutidae, Amphiplatysporidae, Brustiophoridae, Cnemidosporidae, Dactylophoridae, Leidyanidae, Monoicidae, Monoductidae, Sphaerocystidae, Stylocephalidae, Trichorhynchidae, Stenophoridae)
Stylocephaloidea ( Blabericolidae)
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