Susan J. Meades
sjmeades at sympatico.ca
Wed Nov 12 09:10:10 EST 1997
Scott Shumway wrote:
> I am reviewing a textbook and have questions about some of the taxonomy in
> the text.
> What is the currently accepted division/phylum name for the
> dinoflagellates? This text refers to them as the dinophyta. I have never
> heard this name before.
Scott, Check out Whittaker's on-line classification:
He has Dinophyta as synonymous with Pyrrhophya
2.1.3. DIVISION Dinophyta (Pyrrhophyta)
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