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Heterosigma akashiwo

caption Heterosigma akashiwo
Toxic species, less plasts than Fibrocapsa japonica and no mucocysts at the posterior pole, big central nucleus, peripheric and lenticular plasts. Two flagella.
Figure from Billard, C., Erard-Le Denn, E. & Crassous, M.-P. (1998) France - New observations of Raphidophyceae. Harmful Algae News 17: 5-6.
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author Chantal Billard
copyright University of Caen Basse-Normandie, France
image sets   Harmful Algae of Europe
English Channel - Normandy - Phytoplankton - Images from Chantal Billard (University of Caen Basse-Normandie)