Pyrocystis lunula / Globigerinoides sacculifer

SYMBIONT

Pyrocystis lunula

Super Group: 
Alveolata
Phylum: 
Dinophyta
Class: 
Dinophyceae
Order: 
Pyrocystales
Family: 
Pyrocystaceae
Genus: 
Pyrocystis
Species: 
lunula
Authority: 
Schütt in Engler & Prantl 1896
Synonym(s): 
Gymnodinium lunula Schütt 1895
Diplodinium lunula (Schütt) Klebs 1912
Dissodinium lunula (Schütt) Klebs 1916

HOST

Globigerinoides sacculifer

Super Group: 
Rhizaria
Phylum: 
Foraminifera
Class: 
Globothalamea
Order: 
Rotaliida
Family: 
Globigerinidae
Genus: 
Globigerinoides
Species: 
sacculifer
Authority: 
Globigerinoides sacculifer Brady, 1877
Synonym(s): 
Globigerinoidesella bollii Loeblich & Tappan, 1994
Globigerina sacculifera Brady, 1877.

DATA IN REFERENCE

Symbiont genus name in reference: 
Pyrocystis
Symbiont species name in reference: 
lunula
Symbiont identification method: 
Morphology by microscopy

DATA IN REFERENCE

Host genus name in reference: 
Globigerinoides
Host species name in reference: 
sacculifer
Host identification method: 
Morphology by microscopy