Dinophyceae | Prorocentrales
Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range
Western Central Atlantic: Belize.
Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age
Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm
Cells are oval in valve view. Round to oval areolate on thecal surface, with trichosyst pore openings appearing as oblong depressions. The periflagellar area, a wide V-shaped depression with a flat ridge and no ornamentation, accomodates 6 pores: a large flagellar pore, an adjacent smaller auxillary pore, and 4 pores of unknown function. A narrow apical collar surrounds the flagellar and auxillary pores. Smooth intercalary band (Ref. 87175).
Associated with colored sand and coral rubble (Ref. 87175).
Life cycle and mating behavior
Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae
Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)
IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)
CITES status (Ref. 108899)
Threat to humans
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Estimates of some properties based on models