Pyrophacus horologicum   Stein,  1883 (Dinoflagellate)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Peridinea

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Synonym (s)
Pyrophacus horologium Stein, 1883 emend. Wall & Dale, 1971
(Spelling Variation)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Habitat:  Coastal


• Goa, Dona Paula Bay INDIA
• Goa, Chapora estuary INDIA
• Goa, Siridao beach INDIA
• Goa, Anjuna INDIA
• Westcoast INDIA
• Kerala, Alleppey, Ambalapuzha Coast INDIA (Record: 1971-1972)

Literature Source(s)
  • Alkawri, AAS and Ramaiah, N (2010) Spatio-temporal variability of dinoflagellate assemblages in different salinity regimes in the west coast of India Harmful Algae Elsevier B.V. 9(2) 153-162 Available at -
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at -
  • Subrahmanyan, R and Sarma, AHV (1960) Studies on the phytoplankton of the west coast of India Part III. Seasonal variation of the phytoplankters and environmental factors Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Journal of fisheries for the Indian council of Agricultural research, Cochin, India 7 (2) 307-336 Available at -
  • Nair, PVR; Gopinathan, CP; Balachandran, VK; Mathew, KJ; Regunathan, A; Rao, DS and Murty, AVS (1984) Ecology of mudbanks - Phytoplankton productivity in Alleppey mudbank Bulletin Of Central Marine Fisheries Research Institute CMFRI, Cochin 31 28-35 Available at -
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at -

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