Taxonomy
Kingdom
Protozoa
Phylum
Dinoflagellata
Subphylum
Dinokaryota
Class
Dinophyceae
Subclass
Gymnodiniphycidae
Order
Suessiales
Genus
Symbiodinium
Species
microadriaticum
Distribution, Habitat, and Biology
Overall Geographic Range
tropical, neritic, oceanic
Habitat-Biology
  • armored
  • photosynthetic with chloroplasts
  • planktonic/symbiotic