Heterosigma Hada ex Y.Hara & M.Chihara, 1987
Holotype species: Heterosigma akashiwo (Hada) Hada ex Y.Hara & M.Chihara
Original publication and holotype designation: Hara, Y. & Chihara, M. (1987). Morphology, ultrastructure and taxonomy or the Raphidophycean alga Heterosigma akashiwo. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 100: 151-163.
The most recent alteration to this page was made on 2023-11-18 by E.A. Molinari Novoa.
Taxonomic status: This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Gender: This genus name is currently treated as neuter.
Most recent taxonomic treatment adopted: Engesmo, A., Eikrem, W., Seoane, S., Smith, K., Edvardsen, B., Hofgaard, A. & Tomas, C.R. (2016). New insights into the morphology and phylogeny of Heterosigma akashiwo (Raphidophyceae), with the description of Heterosigma minor sp. nov.. Phycologia 55(3): 279-294.
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Cite this record as:
E.A. Molinari Novoa in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 18 November 2023. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 06 December 2023