Chattonella japonica (S.Toriumi & H.Takano) Loeblich III & K.E.Fine
Chattonella japonica (S.Toriumi & H.Takano) Loeblich III & K.E.Fine 1977
Original publication: Loeblich, A.R., III & Fine, K.E. (1977). Marine chloromonads: more widely distributed in neritic environments than previously thought. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 90: 388-399.
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Fibrocapsa japonica S.Toriumi & H.Takano
Type locality: Atsumi Bay, in Mikawa Bay, Japan (Silva 1996-to date). Type: October 1972; (Silva 1996-to date
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Source of synonymy
Hara, Y. & Chihara, M. (1985). Ultrastructure and taxonomy of Fibrocapsa japonica (Class Raphidiophyceae). Archiv für Protistenkunde 130: 133-141.
UTEX Culture LB 2162 Chattonella japonica
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SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Chattonella&species=japonica
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Chattonella&Species=japonica
Created: 02 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 12 October 2012 by M.D. Guiry
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2013. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 May 2013.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:47638