Taxonomy
Kingdom
Protozoa
Phylum
Dinoflagellata
Subphylum
Dinokaryota
Class
Dinophyceae
Subclass
Dinophysiphycidae
Order
Dinophysiales
Family
Dinophysiaceae
Genus
Histioneis
Species
crateriformis
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Overall Geographic Range
tropical, oceanic
Habitat-Biology
  • armored
  • heterotrophic without chloroplasts
  • planktonic