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Taxonomy Detail

Class Cyanidiophyceae

Cyanidiophyceae Merola in Merola, Castaldo, De Luca, Gambarella, Musacchio & Taddei 1981.

Source: Kamiya, M., Lindstrom, S.C., Nakayama, T., Yokoyama, A., Lin, S.-M., Guiry, M.D., Gurgel, F.D.G., Huisman, J.M., Kitayama, T., Suzuki, M., Cho, T.O. & Frey, W. (2017). Rhodophyta. In: Syllabus of Plant Families, 13th ed. Part 2/2 Photoautotrophic eukaryotic Algae. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. [i]-xii, [1]-171. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Original publication: Merola, A., Castaldo, R., DeLuca, P., Gambardella, R., Musacchio, A. & Taddei, R. (1982 '1981'). Revision of Cyanidium caldiarum. Three species of acidophilic algae. Giornale Botanico Italiano 115: 189-195.

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

Ciniglia, C., Yang, E.C., Pollio, A., Pinto, G., Iovinella, M., Vitale, L. & Yoon, H,S. (2014). Cyanidiophyceae in Iceland: plastid rbcL gene elucidates origin and dispersal of extremophilic Galdieria sulphuraria and G. maxima (Galderiaceae, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 53(6): 542-551.

De Luca, P. & Moretti, A. (1983). Note: Floridosides in Cyanidium caldarium, Cyanidioschyzon merolae and Galdieria sulphuraria (Rhodophyta, Cyanidiophyceae). Journal of Phycology 19: 368-369, 1 table.

García-Fernández, M.E. & Aboal, M. (2011). Cyanidium caldarium (Tilden) Geitler (Cyanidiaceae, Cyanidiophyceae), nueva cita para la flora algal continental española . Acta Botanica Malacitana 36: 164-169.

Suzuki, K., Kawano, S. & Kuroiwa, T. (1994). Single mitochondrion in acidic hot-spring alga: behaviour of mitochondria in Cyanidium caldarium and Galdieria sulphuraria (Rhodophyta, Cyanidiophyceae). Phycologia 33: 298-300, 2 figs.

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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 19 April 2019.

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