Heterosigma akashiwo (Hada) Hada ex Y.Hara & Chihara 1987

Publication Details
Heterosigma akashiwo (Hada) Hada ex Y.Hara & Chihara 1987: 162, figs. 1-21

Published in: Hara, Y. & Chihara, M. (1987). Morphology, ultrastructure and taxonomy or the Raphidophycean alga Heterosigma akashiwo. Botanical Magazine, Tokyo 100: 151-163.

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Type Species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Heterosigma.

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

Entomosigma akashiwo Y.Hada

Type Information
Type locality: brackish water region off Inland Sea, Setonaikai, Japan [Bingo-nada, Fukuyama, Hiroshima, Japan (Hara & Chihara 1987: 162).]; (INA 1996) Type: spring-autumn 1966; brackish water; (INA 1996) Notes: Published under ICZN.

Origin of Species Name
, red tide (Japanese) (Daugbjerg, Hansen, Larsen & Moestrup 2000)

General Environment
This is a marine species.

Created: 17 August 2002 by M.D. Guiry.

Last updated: 28 May 2024

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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 28 May 2024. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 23 July 2024

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