Akashiwo sanguinea (K.Hirasaka) Gert Hansen & Moestrup 2000
Current name: Akashiwo sanguinea (K.Hirasaka) Gert Hansen & MoestrupRobin Raine (Robin.Raine@nuigalway.ie)
Akashiwo sanguinea (K.Hirasaka) Gert Hansen & Moestrup 2000: 308
Published in: Daugbjerg, N., Hansen, G., Larsen, J. & Moestrup, Ø. (2000). Phylogeny of some of the major genera of dinoflagellates based on ultrastructure and partial LSU rDNA sequence data, including the erection of three new genera of unarmoured dinoflagellates. Phycologia 39: 302-317.
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Akashiwo.
Status of Name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.
Type locality: NW Pacific Ocean: Kozusa-ura, Gokasho Bay, Japan; (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 43) Holotype: (Faust & Gulledge 2002: 43)
Origin of Species Name
Adjective (Latin), blood-red (Stearn 1973).
This is a marine species.
Created: 26 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry.
Last updated: 30 August 2018
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M.D. Guiry in Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 30 August 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. https://www.algaebase.org; searched on 27 September 2023