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Yamada N., R. Terada, A. Tanaka & T. Horiguchi (2013) Bispinodinium angelaceum gen. et sp. nov. (Dinophyceae), a new sand-dwelling dinoflagellate from the seafloor off Mageshima Island, Japan. - Journal of Phycology 49(3): 555-569.
Yamada N., A. Tanaka & T. Horiguchi (2014) cPPB-E is discovered from photosynthetic benthic dinoflagellates. - Journal of Phycology 50(1): 101-107. 
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Yamada N., S.D. Sym & T. Horiguchi (2017) Identification of highly divergent diatom-derived chloroplasts in dinoflagellates, including a description of Durinskia kwazulunatalensis sp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae). - Molecular Biology and Evolution 34(6): 1335-1351.
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Yamada N., J.J. Bolton, R. Trobajo, D.G. Mann, P. Dabek, A. Witkowski, R. Onuma, T. Horiguchi & P.G. Kroth (2019) Discovery of a kleptoplastic 'dinotom' dinoflagellate and the unique nuclear dynamics of converting kleptoplastids to permanent plastids. - Scientific Reports 9: 10474.
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Yamaguchi A. & T. Horiguchi (2005) Molecular phylogenetic study of the heterotrophic dinoflagellate genus Protoperidinium (Dinophyceae) inferred from small subunit rRNA gene sequences. – Phycological Research 53: 30-42.
Yamaguchi A. & T. Horiguchi (2008) Culture of the heterotrophic dinoflagellate Protoperidinium crassipes (Dinophyceae) with noncellular food items. - Journal of Phycology 44(4): 1090-1092.
Yamaguchi A., H. Kawamura & T. Horiguchi (2006) A further phylogenetic study of the heterotrophic dinoflagellate genus, Protoperidinium (Dinophyceae) based on small and large subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequences. - Phycological Research 54: 317-329.
Yamaguchi A., H. Kawamura & T. Horiguchi (2007) The phylogenetic position of an unusual Protoperidinium species, P. bipes (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae), based on small and large subunit ribosomal RNA gene sequences. - Phycologia 46(3): 270-276.
Yamaguchi A., M. Hoppenrath, V. Pospelova, T. Horiguchi & B.S. Leander (2011) Molecular phylogeny of the marine sand-dwelling dinoflagellate Herdmania litoralis and an emended description of the closely related planktonic genus Archaeperidinium Jörgensen. - European Journal of Phycology 46: 98-112.
Yamaguchi A., S. Yoshimatsu, M. Hoppenrath, K.C. Wakeman & H. Kawai (2016) Molecular phylogeny of the benthic dinoflagellate genus Amphidiniopsis and its relationships with the family Protoperidiniaceae. - Protist 167(6): 568-583.  

Yamaguchi A., K.C. Wakeman, M. Hoppenrath, T. Horiguchi & H. Kawai (2018) Molecular phylogeny of the benthic dinoflagellate Cabra matta (Dinophyceae) from Okinawa, Japan. - Phycologia 57(6): 630-640.
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Yamamoto M., K.C. Wakeman, S. Tomioka & T. Horiguchi (2020) Molecular phylogeny and ultrastructure of two novel parasitic dinoflagellates, Haplozoon gracile sp. nov. and H. pugnus sp. nov. - Phycologia 59(4): 305-319.
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Yokouchi K., R. Onuma & T. Horiguchi (2018) Ultrastructure and phylogeny of a new species of mixotrophic dinoflagellate, Paragymnodinium stigmaticum sp. nov. (Gymnodiniales, Dinophyceae). - Phycologia 57(5): 539-554.
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