Dinoflagellata

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Related to Pyrrhophyta: phylum Pyrrophyta, Euglenophyta, Chrysophyta
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Noun1.Dinoflagellata - in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; in others included in the plant phylum Pyrrophyta
animal order - the order of animals
dinoflagellate - chiefly marine protozoa having two flagella; a chief constituent of plankton
genus Noctiluca - a genus of protoctist
family Peridiniidae, Peridiniidae - marine and freshwater dinoflagellates
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Differential impacts of photoacclimation and thermal stress on the photobiology of four different phylotypes of Symbiodinium (Pyrrhophyta).
Presencia de dinoflagelados (Pyrrhophyta), con enfasis en productoras potenciales de marea roja, en Playa Paraiso, Ver.
Faust,"Morphology of ciguatera-causing Prorocentrum lima (Pyrrhophyta) from widely differing sites," Journal of Phycology, vol.
Other important genera due to either high abundance peaks or wide distribution (spatial and temporal) were Chroomonas, among Cryptophyta; Stephanodiscus, Discotella, Aulacoseira, Nitzchia, Fragilaria, Navicula, Cymbella among Bacillariophyceae; Scenedesmus, Schroederia, Chlamydomonas, Dictyosphaerium, Botryococcus, Kirchneriella, Staurastrum and Actinastrum among Chlorophyta; Raphidiopsis, Synechocystis, Synechococcus, Pseudanabaena, Cylindropermopsis, Anabaena, Planktolyngbya, Planktothrix, among Cyanophyta; Peridinium and Gymnodinium among Pyrrhophyta and Dinobryon and Mallomonas among Chrysophyceae.
La mayor diversidad fue observada en Chlorophyta, seguido por Bacillariophyta y Cyanophyta, mientras que Rhodophyta, Pyrrhophyta y Chrysophyta presentaron valores minimos (Tabla 2).