Sinophysis microcephala D.Nie & C.-C.Wang 1944
Sinophysis microcephala D.Nie & C.-C.Wang 1944: 148, figs 1-8
Published in: Nie, D. & Wang, C.-C. (1944). Dinoflagellata of the Hainan Region. VIII. On Sinophysis microcephalus, a new genus and species of Dinophysidae. Sinensia 15: 145-151.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Sinophysis.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: Shin-tsuen Kong, Hainan Island; (Index Nominum Algarum)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective A (Latin), little head.
This is a marine species.
Created: 07 May 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 28 March 2017
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G.M. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 March 2017. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 05 June 2023