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Heterocapsa lanceolata Iwataki & Fukuyo

Publication details
Heterocapsa lanceolata Iwataki & Fukuyo 2002: 472, 473, figs 1-15, 31-34

Published in: Iwataki, M., Takayama, H., Matsuoka, K. & Fukuyo, Y. (2002). Heterocapsa lanceolata sp. nov. and Heterocapsa horiguchii sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), two new marine dinoflagellates from coastal Japan. Phycologia 41: 470-479.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Heterocapsa is Heterocapsa triquetra (Ehrenberg) F.Stein.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Origin of species name
Adjective (Latin), lance-shaped.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
No habitat entry has yet been made for this entity.

Type information
Type locality: Tokyo Bay, Japan (Iwataki, Takayama, Matsuoka & Fukuyo 2002: 472). Holotype: Fig. 12 of original publication (epitype) (Iwataki, Takayama, Matsuoka & Fukuyo 2002: 472).

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Source of current name
Iwataki, M., Takayama, H., Matsuoka, K. & Fukuyo, Y. (2002). Heterocapsa lanceolata sp. nov. and Heterocapsa horiguchii sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), two new marine dinoflagellates from coastal Japan. Phycologia 41: 470-479.

Key references
Iwataki, M., Hansen, G., Sawaguchi, T., Hiroishi, S. & Fukuyo, Y. (2004). Investigations of body scales in twelve Heterocapsa species (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), including a new species H. pseudotriquetra sp. nov.. Phycologia 43(4): 394-403, 24 figs, 2 tables.

Created: 30 January 2003 by M.D. Guiry

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References
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Iwataki, M., Takayama, H., Matsuoka, K. & Fukuyo, Y. (2002). Heterocapsa lanceolata sp. nov. and Heterocapsa horiguchii sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), two new marine dinoflagellates from coastal Japan. Phycologia 41: 470-479.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 June 2019.

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