Family Gymnodiniaceae Lankester, 1885 Family within Order Gymnodiniales. No obvious thecal plates present and cells appear to be naked or unarmored. Morphology varies but flagella usually inserted on ventral side of cell.Genera included from this family:Genus Cochlodinium Schütt, 1895Genus Gymnodinium Stein, 1878Genus Gyrodinium Kofoid and Swezy, 1921
Kingdom ProtoctistaPhylum DinoflagellataClass DinophyceaeOrder GymnodinialesFamily Gymnodiniaceae
Sorry, there are no scientific synonyms and common names available for this taxon
Spector, D.L. 1984. Dinoflagellates. Academic Press, Inc., New York. 545 pp.
G.sanguineum1.TIF (Gymnodinium sanguineum)
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