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Bigelowiella Moestrup, 2001

Holotype species: Bigelowiella natans Moestrup

Original publication and holotype designation: Moestrup, Ø. & Sengco, M. (2001). Ultrastructural studies on Bigelowiella natans, gen. et sp. nov., a chlorarachniophyte flagellate. Journal of Phycology 37: 624-646.
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Taxonomic status: currently recognized as a distinct genus.

Numbers of names and species: There are 2 species names in the database at present, of which 2 have been flagged as accepted taxonomically on the basis of the listed literature under the species name. In some instances, opinions on taxonomic validity differ from author to author and users are encouraged to form their own opinion. AlgaeBase is a work in progress and should not be regarded as a definitive source only as a guide to the literature..

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