Definitions for "dinoflagellate"
a member of the Dinoflagellata, chiefly marine protozoa having two flagella. The dinoflagellates form a chief constituent of plankton.
A type of single celled phytoplankton, Some dinoflagellate species are responsible for 'red tides'.
a protozoan, characterised by having two lash-like structures (flagella) used for locomotion, often abundant in the open ocean. Many produce light and are one of the primary contributors to bioluminescence (green or red) in the ocean. Some dinoflagellates, known as zooxanthellae, are symbiotic in the tissues of corals and some other tropical invertebrates
a type of organism called a protist
a protist that has characteristics of both plants and animals
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00:05, 10 February 2007 (UTC)