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Taxonomy Detail

Class Eustigmatophyceae

Eustigmatophyceae D.J.Hibberd & Leedale 1970.

Original publication: Hibberd, D.J. & Leedale, G.F. (1970). Eustigmatophyceae - a new algal class with unique organisation of the motile cell. Nature, London 225: 758-760.

(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)

Andersen, R.A., Brett, R.W., Potter, D. & Sexton, J.P. (1998). Phylogeny of the eustigmatophyceae based upon 18S rDNA, with emphasis on Nannochloropsis. Protist 149: 61-74, 4 figs, 2 tables.

Antia, N.J. & Cheng, J.Y. (1982). The keto-carotenoids of two marine coccoid members of the Eustigmatophyceae. British Phycological Journal 17: 39-50.

Antia, N.J., Bisalputra, T., Cheng, J.Y. & Kalley, J.P. (1975). Pigment and cytologicalevidence for reclassification of Nannochloris oculata and Monallantus salina in the Eustigmatophyceae. Journal of Phycology 11: 339-343.

Arsalane, W., Rousseau, B. & Thomas, J.C. (1992). Isolation and characterization of native pigment-protein complexes from two Eustigmatophyceae. Journal of Phycology 28: 32-36, 8 figs, 1 table.

Bicudo, D.C., Oliveira, A.M., Ferragut, C. & Bicudo, C.E.M. (2004). Criptógamos do Parque Estadual das Fontes do Ipiranga, São Paulo, SP. Algas, 19: Eustigmatophyceae. Hoehnea 31(2): 97-101, 8 fig.

Cao, S., Zhang, X., Fan, X., Qiao, H., Liang, C., Xu, D., Mou, S., Wang, W. & Ye, N. (2013). Phylogeny and characterization of Nannochloropsis oceanica var. sinensis var. nov (Eustigmatophyceae), a new oleaginous alga from China. Phycologia 52(6): 573-577.

Casselton, P.J. & Whittle, S.J. (1972). A comment on the pigments of the algal groups Xanthophyceae and Eustigmatophyceae. British Phycological Journal 7: 280.

Chen, H.L., Li, S.S., Huang, R. & Stai, H.-J. (2008). Conditional production of a functional fish growth hormone in the transgenic line of Nannochloropsis oculata (Eustigmatophyceae). Journal of Phycology 44: 768-776.

Eliás, M., Amaral, R., Fawley, K.P., Fawley, M.W., Nemcová, Y., Nestupa, J., Pribyl, P., Santos, L.M.A. & Sevcíková, T, (2017). Eustigmatophyceae. In: Handbook of the Protists. (Archibald, J.M., Simpson, A.G.B. & Slamovits, C.H., Neustupa, J., Eds) Heidelberg: Springer International Publishing AG.

Fawley, K.P. & Fawley, M.W. (2007). Observations on the diversity and ecology of freshwater Nannochloropsis (Eustigmatophyceae), with descriptions of new taxa. Protist 158(3): 325-336, 3 figs, 3 tables.

Fawley, K.P., Eliás, M. & Fawley, M.W. (2014). The diversity and phylogeny of the commercially important algal class Eustigmatophyceae, including the new clade Goniochloridales. Journal of Applied Phycology 26: 1773-1782.

Fawley, M.W. & Fawley, K.P. (2017). Rediscovery of Tetraëdriella subglobosa Pascher, a member of the Eustigmatophyceae. Fottea, Olomouc 17(1): 96-102, 15 figs.

Fawley, M.W., Jameson, I. & Fawley, K.P. (2015). The phylogeny of the genus Nannochloropsis (Monodopsidaceae, Eustigmatophyceae), with descriptions of N. australis sp. nov. and Microchloropsis gen. nov.. Phycologia 54(5): 545-552.

Fietz, S., Bleib, W., Hepperle, D., Koppitz, H., Krienitz, L. & Nicklisch, N. (2005). First record of Nannochloropsis limnetica (Eustigmatophyceae) in the autotrophic picoplankton from Lake Baikal. Journal of Phycology 41: 780-790.

Fisher, T., Berner, T., Iluz, D. & Dubinsky, Z. (1998). The kinetics of the photoacclimation response of Nannochloropsis sp. (Eustigmatophyceae): a study of changes in ultrastructure and PSU density. Journal of Phycology 34: 818-824, 5 figs, 1 table.

Gärtner, G., Stoyneva, M.P., Uzunov, B.A., Mancheva, A.D. & Ingoli (2012). Ultrastructure of vegetative cells and autospores of an aerophytic strain of Vischeria stellata (Chodat ex Poulton) Pascher (Eustigmatophyceae) from Bulgaria. Fottea, Olomouc 12(2): 273-280.

Hegewald, E., Padisak, J. & Friedl, T. (2007). Pseudotetraedriella kamillae: taxonomy and ecology of a new member of the algal class Eustigmatophyceae (Stramenopiles). Hydrobiologia 586: 107-116.

Hibberd, D.J. & Leedale, G.F. (1970). Eustigmatophyceae - a new algal class with unique organisation of the motile cell. Nature, London 225: 758-760.

Hibberd, D.J. & Leedale, G.F. (1971). A new algal class - the Eustigmatophyceae. Taxon 20: 523-525.

Hibberd, D.J. (1974). Observations on the cytology and ultrastructure of Chlorobotrys regularis (West) Bohlin with special reference to its position in the Eustigmatophyceae. British Phycological Bulletin 9(1): 37-46.

Hibberd, D.J. (1981). Notes on the taxonomy and nomenclature of the algal classes Eustigmatophyceae and Tribophyceae (synonym Xanthophyceae). Journal of the Linnean Society of London, Botany 82: 93-119, 17 figs, 1 table.

Hibberd, E. & Leedale, G. (1972). Observations on the cytology and ultrastructure of the new algal class Eustigmatophyceae. Ann. Bot. 36: 49-71.

Hofbauer, W.K. (2015). Glaucocystophyta, Eustigmatophyceae. In: Syllabus of plant families. Adolf Engler's Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien. 13th Ed. Photoautotrophic eukaryotic algae Glaucocystophyta, Cryptophyta, Dinophyta/Dinozoa, Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta, Chlorarachniophyta/Cercozoa, Euglenophyta/Euglenozoa, Chlorophyta, Streptophyta p.p. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. 4-10. Berlin: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Karlson, B., Potter, D., Kuylenstierna, M. & Andersen, R.A. (1996). Ultrastructure, pigment composition, and 18S rRNA gene sequence for Nannochloropsis granulata sp. nov. (Monodopsideaceae, Eustigmatophyceae), a marine ultraplankter. Phycologia 35: 253-260.

Kawai, H. & Nakayama, T. (2015). Introduction (Heterokontobionta p.p.), Cryptophyta, Dinophyta, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta (except Coscinodiscophyceae, Mediophyceae, Fragilariophyceae, Bacillariophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Eustigmatophyceae), Chlorarachniophyta, Euglenophyta. In: Syllabus of plant families. Adolf Engler's Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien. Ed. 13. Phototrophic eukaryotic Algae. Glaucocystophyta, Cryptophyta, Dinophyta/Dinozoa, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta, Chlorarachnniophyta/Cercozoa, Chlorophyta, Streptophyta p.p. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. 11-189. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Krienitz, L., Hepperle, D., Stich, H.-B. & Weiler, W. (2000). Nannochloropsis limnetica (Eustigmatophyceae), a new species of picoplankton from freshwater. Phycologia 39: 219-227.

Kryvenda, A., Rybalka, N., Wolf, M. & Friedl, T. (2018). Species distinctions among closely related strains of Eustigmatophyceae (Stramenopiles) emphasizing ITS2 sequence-structure data: Eustigmatos and Vischeria. European Journal of Phycology 53(4): 471-491.

Lee, K.W. & Bold, H.C. (1973). Pseudocharaciopsis texensis gen. et sp. nov., a new member of the Eustigmatophyceae. British Phycological Journal 8: 31-37, 14 figs.

Lubián, L.M., Blasco, J. & Establier, R. (1992). A comparative study of acid and alkaline phosphatase activities in several strains of Nannochloris (Chlorophyceae) and Nannochloropsis (Eustigmatophyceae). British Phycological Journal 27: 119-130, 7 figs, 2 tables.

Lubián, L.M. & Montero, O. (1998). Excess light-induced violaxanthin cycle activity in Nannochloropsis gaditana (Eustigmatophyceae): effects of exposure time and temperature. Phycologia 37: 16-23, 5 figs, 4 tables.

Lubián, L.M. (1982). Nannochloropsis gaditana sp. nov., una nueva Eustigmatophyceae marina. Lazaroa 4: 287-293.

Lubián, L.M. (1982). Ultraestructura y pigmentos de algunas Chlorophyceae y Eustigmatophyceae planctónicas de morfología similar. Collectanea Botanica 13: 873-880.

Moreno-Garrido, I., Codd, G.A. & Lubián, L.M. (2002). Cu and Zn accumulation by calcium alginate immovilized marine microalgal cells on Nannochloropsis gaditana Lubián (Eustigmatophyceae). Ciencias Marinas 28(1): 107-119.

Owens, T.G., Gallagher, J.C. & Alberte, R.S. (1987). Photosynthetic light-harvesting function of violaxanthin in Nannochlopsis spp. (Eustigmatophyceae). Journal of Phycology 23: 79-85.

Palacios,Y.M., Vonshak, A. & Beardall, J. (2018). Photosynthetic and growth response of Nannochloropsis oculata (Eustigmatophyceae) during batch cultures in relation to light intensity. Phycologia 57(5): 492-502.

Pan, K., Qin, J., Li, S., Dai, W., Zhu, B., Jin, Y., Yu, W., Yang, G. & Li, D. (2011). Nuclear monoploidy and asexual propagation of Nannochloropsis oceanica (Eustigmatophyceae) as revealed by its genome sequence. Journal of Phycology 47(6): 1425-1432.

Preisig, H.R. & Wilhelm, C. (1989). Ultrastructure, pigments and taxonomy of Botryochloropsis similis gen. et. sp. nov. (Eustigmatophyceae). Phycologia 28: 61-69.

Pribyl, P., Eliás, M., Cepák, V., Lukavsky, J. & Kastánek, P. (2012). Zoosporogenesis, morphology, ultrastructure, pigment composition, and phylogenetic position of Trachydiscus minutus (Eustigmatophyceae, Heterokontophyta). Journal of Phycology 48(1): 231-242.

Santos, L.M.A. & Leedale, G.F. (1995). Some notes on the ultrastructure of small azoosporic members of the algal class Eustigmatophyceae. Nova Hedwigia 60(1/2): 219-225, 12 figs.

Santos, L.M.A. (1996). The Eustigmatophyceae: actual knowledge and research perspectives. Nova Hedwigia 60: 219-225.

Santos, L.M.A., Melkonian, M. & Kreimer, G. (1996). A combined reflection confocal laser scanning, electron and fluorescence microscopy analysis of the eyespot in zoospores of Vischeria spp. (Eustigmatales, Eustigmatophyceae). Phycologia 35: 299-307, 31 figs.

Schneider, J.C. & Roessler, P. (1994). Radiolabeling studies of lipids and fatty acids in Nannochloropsis (Eustigmatophyceae), an oleaginous marine alga. Journal of Phycology 30: 594-598, 3 figs, 2 tables.

Shi, J., Pan, K., Yu, J., Zhu, B., Yang, G., Yu, W. & Zhang, X. (2008). Analysis of expressed sequence tags from the marine microalga Nannochloropsis oculata (Eustigmatophyceae) (Note). Journal of Phycology 44(1): 99-102.

Suda, S., Atsumi, M. & Miyashita, H. (2002). Taxonomic characterization of a marine Nannochloropsis species, N. oceanica sp. nov. (Eustigmatophyceae). Phycologia 41: 273-279.

Sukenik, A. & Carmeli, Y. (1990). Lipid synthesis and fatty acid composition in Nannochloropsis sp (Eustigmatophyceae) grown in a light-dark cycle. Journal of Phycology 26: 463-469.

Sukenik, A., Livne, A., Apt, K.E. & Grossman, A.R. (2000). Characterization of a gene encoding the light-harvesting violaxanthin-chlorophyll protein of Nannochloropsis sp. (Eustigmatophyceae). Journal of Phycology 36: 563-570.

Terlizzi, D.E., Jr & Karlander, E.P. (1980). Growth of a coccoid nanoplankter (Eustigmatophyceae) from the Chesapeake Bay as influenced by light, temperature, salinity and nitrogen source in factorial combination. Journal of Phycology 16: 364-368, 3 figs, 1 table.

Trzcynska, M., B.Pawlik-Skowronska, D.Krokowski & S.Wanatabe (2014). Genetic and morphological characteristics of two ecotypes of Eustigmatos calaminaris sp. nov. (Eustigmatophyceae) inhabiting Zn- and Pb-loaded calamine mine spoils. Fottea 14(1): 1-13, 8 fig., 3 tables.

Täuscher, L. (2012). Checklisten und Gefährdungsgrade der Algen des Landes Brandenburg II. Checklisten und Gefährdungsgrade der Chrysophyceae sensu lato (= Chrysophyceae sensu stricto, Phaeothamniophyceae et Synurophyceae), der Xanthophyceae/Tribophyceae und der Eustigmatophyceae. Verhandlungen des Botanischen Vereins von Berlin und Brandenburg 145: 219-233.

Volkman, J.K., Brown, M.R., Dunstan, G.A. & Jeffrey, S.W. (1993). The biochemical composition of marine microalgae from the class Eustigmatophyceae. Journal of Phycology 29: 69 -78, 2 figs, 4 tables.

Whittle, S.J. & Casselton, P.J. (1975). The chloroplast pigments of the algal classes Eustigmatophyceae and Xanthophyceae. I. Eustigmatophyceae. British Phycological Journal 10: 179-191, 1 fig, 9 tables.

Whittle, S.J. & Casselton, P.J. (1975). The chloroplast pigments of the algal classes Eustigmatophyceae and Xanthophyceae. II. Xanthophyceae. British Phycological Journal 10: 192-204, 7 tables.

Whittle, S.J. (1976). The major chloroplast pigments of Chlorobotrys regularis (West) Bohlin (Eustigmatophyceae) and Ophiocytium majus Naegeli (Xanthophyceae). British Phycological Journal 11: 111-114, 2 tables.

Zou, N., Zhang, C., Cohen, Z. & Richmond, A. (2000). Production of cell mass and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) in ultrahigh cell density cultures of Nannochloropsis sp. (Eustigmatophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 35: 127-133, 6 figs, 2 tables.

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