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Novel red-tide dinoflagellate
Heterocapsa circularisquama

The oyster lafts that are covered by Heterocapsa-red tide
iin Hiroshima Bay, 1997)
Photograph is provided by Nihon Housou Kyoukai

Since 27 June 1998, Last updated 10 August 2001

About Heterocapsa
Red tide events
Fisheries damage

This page is supported by a grant from Fisheries Agency of Japan and the materials containing several efforts due to local govermental institution and University.

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Yukihiko MATSUYAMA (Researcher)
Harmful Algal Bloom Division
National Research Institute of Fisheries and Environment of Inland Sea (FEIS)
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