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Chattonella japonica (S.Toriumi & H.Takano) Loeblich III & K.E.Fine 1977

Publication details
Chattonella japonica (S.Toriumi & H.Takano) Loeblich III & K.E.Fine 1977

Published in: 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.

Type species
The type species (holotype) of the genus Chattonella is Chattonella subsalsa B.Biecheler.

Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a synonym of Fibrocapsa japonica S.Toriumi & H.Takano

Fibrocapsa japonica S.Toriumi & H.Takano

Type information
Type locality: Atsumi Bay, in Mikawa Bay, Japan (Index Nominum Algarum). Type: October 1972; (Index Nominum Algarum

Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to Japan (Stearn 1973).

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a marine species.

No distributions recorded
No distributional records for this taxon have been recorded by AlgaeBase to date. Generally, recent national lists or extensive regional or state lists have been employed to give a general indication of distribution.

Source of current name
Hara, Y. & Chihara, M. (1985). Ultrastructure and taxonomy of Fibrocapsa japonica (Class Raphidiophyceae). Archiv für Protistenkunde 130: 133-141.

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