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Taxonomy Detail

Family Choreocolacaceae

Choreocolacaceae Sturch, 1926: 602.

Type of name: Choreocolax Reinsch 1875

Source: Athanasiadis, A. (2016). Phycologia Europaea Rhodophyta Vol. II. pp. [2], 763-1504. Thessaloniki: Published and distributed by the author.

Original publication: Sturch, H.H. (1926). Choreocolax polysiphoniae Reinsch. Annals of Botany 40: 585-605.

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

Ganesan, E.K. (1973). A new species of Gelidiocolax Gardner (Choreocolacaceae, Rhodophyta) from the Caribbean Sea. Boletín del Instituto Oceanográfico, Universidad de Oriente 9: 93-102, 18 figs, 1 map, 1 folded synopsis.

Stegenga, H. & Otten. B.G. (1997). Recente veranderingen in de Nederlandse Zeewierflora III. Nieuwe vestigingen van soorten in de roodwiergenera Choreocolax (Choreocolacaceae), Grateloupia (Cryptonemiaceae), Ceramium en Seirospora (Ceramiaceae). Gorteria 23: 69-76.

West, J.A. & Calumpong, H.P. (1988). Dawsoniocolax bostrychiae (Choreocolacaceae, Gigartinales), an alloparasitic red alga new to Australia. Phycologia 27: 463-468.

Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (1994). Comparative development of the red algal parasites Bostrychiocolax australis gen. et sp. nov. and Dawsoniocolax bostrychiae (Choreocolacaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 30: 137-146.

Zuccarello, G.C. & West, J.A. (1994). Host specificity in the red algal parasites Bostrychiocolax australis and Dawsoniocolax bostrychiae (Choreocolacaceae, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 30: 462-473, 27 figs, 5 tables.

Zuccarello, G.C., Moon, D. & Goff, L.J. (2004). A phylogenetic study of parasitic genera placed in the family Choreocolacaceae (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 40: 937-945, 2 figs, 2 tables.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2019. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 24 January 2019.

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