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Prorocentrum sculptile   Faust, 1994

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Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL | ITIS | WoRMS

Dinophyceae | Prorocentrales | Prorocentraceae

Environment: milieu / climate zone / depth range / distribution range Ecology

Benthic.  Tropical

Distribution Countries | FAO areas | Ecosystems | Occurrences | Introductions

Western Central Atlantic: Belize.

Length at first maturity / Size / Weight / Age

Maturity: Lm ?  range ? - ? cm

Short description Morphology

Broadly ovate, with a deep-sculptured apical area. Smooth valves marked with shallow depressions, with some depressions having a small round opening. Deeply hollowed, V-shaped periflagellar area that accommodates 2 flagella and a thin angled apical plate. Smooth intercalary band. Cells are deep brown, with golden brown chloroplasts (Ref. 87175).

Biology     Glossary (e.g. epibenthic)

Occurs in coral rubble in sandy substrate; may move slowly in interstitial water (Ref. 87175).

Life cycle and mating behavior Maturity | Reproduction | Spawning | Eggs | Fecundity | Larvae

Main reference References | Coordinator | Collaborators

Guiry, M.D. and G.M. Guiry. 2009. (Ref. 80701)

IUCN Red List Status (Ref. 120744)


CITES status (Ref. 108899)

Not Evaluated

CMS (Ref. 116361)

Not Evaluated

Threat to humans

Human uses


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Price category (Ref. 80766)