Alexandrium peruvianum

Super Group: 
Alveolata
Phylum: 
Dinophyta
Class: 
Dinophyceae
Order: 
Gonyaulacales
Family: 
Goniodomataceae
Genus: 
Alexandrium
Species: 
peruvianum
Authority: 
(Balech & Mendiola) Balech & Tangen 1985

Ecology

Substrate: planktonic
Sociability: solitary
Salinity: marine
pH: neutral

Feeding: Photosynthetic

Life cycle

Phases_alternance: haplontic
Generation: <1 month

Reproduction_mode: asexual_binary
Reproduction_mode: sexual_heterothallic
Resting_stage: cysts_sexual
Resting_stage: cysts_asexual

Feeding behaviour

Photosynthetic

Mode of locomotion

Two flagella typical for Dinophyceae
Flagellum: 2
Motility: motile_swimming

Attached phylogeny

Observation site(s)

SYMBIONTS

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Parvilucifera sinerae Catalunya Harbor of Arenys de Mar R. Isabel Figueroa, Garcés, E., Massana, R., and Camp, J., Description, Host-specificity, and Strain Selectivity of the Dinoflagellate Parasite Parvilucifera sinerae sp. nov. (Perkinsozoa), Protist, vol. 159, no. 4, pp. 563 - 578, 2008.

ASQME static network (beta)

ASQME dynamic network (beta)

ASQME map (beta)