Medical Dictionary

gonyaulax

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noun go·ny·au·lax \ˌgō-nē-ˈȯ-ˌlaks\

Medical Definition of gonyaulax

  1. 1 capitalized :  a large genus of phosphorescent marine dinoflagellates that when unusually abundant cause red tide

  2. 2:  any dinoflagellate of the genus Gonyaulax


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