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Taxonomy Detail

Class Rhodellophyceae

Rhodellophyceae Cavalier-Smith, 1998: 250.

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: Cavalier-Smith, T. (1998). A revised six-kingdom system of life. Biological Reviews of the Cambridge Philosophical Society 73: 203-266.

Description:
Unicellular or pseudofilamentous red algae with variable plastid morphologies and organellar associations; sexual reproduction unknown.

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

Eggert, A., Raimund, S., Michalik, D., West, J. & Karsten, U. (2007). Ecophysiological performance of the primitive red alga Dixoniella grisea (Rhodellophyceae) to irradiance, temperature and salinity stress: growth responses and the osmotic role of mannitol. Phycologia 46: 22-28.

Eggert, A., Raimund, S., Van Den Daele, K. & Karsten, U. (2007). Biochemical characterization of mannitol metabolism in the unicellular red alga Dixoniella grisea (Rhodellophyceae). European Journal of Phycology 41: 405-413.

Kushibiki, A., Yokoyama, A., Iwataki, M., Yokoyama, J., West, J.A. & Hara, Y. (2012). New unicellular red alga, Bulboplastis apyrenoidosa gen. et sp. nov. (Rhodellophyceae, Rhodophyta) from the mangroves of Japan: Phylogenetic and ultrastructural observations. Phycological Research 60: 114-122.

Nitschke, U., Boedecker, C. Karsten, U. Hepperle, D. & Eggert, A. (2010). Does the lack of mannitol accumulation in an isolate of Rhodella maculata (Rhodellophyceae, Rhodophyta) from the brackish Baltic Sea indicate a stressed population at the distribution limit?. European Journal of Phycology 45(4): 436-449.

Scott, J., Yang, E.C., West, J.A., Yokoyama, A., Kim, H.J., Loideaux de Goër, S., O'Kelly, C.J., Orlova, E., Kim, S.Y., Park, J.K. & Yoon, H.S. (2011). Corrigendum: On the genus Rhodella, the emended orders Dixoniellales and Rhodellales with a new order Glaucosphaerales (Rhodellophyceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 27(1): 1-2.

Scott, J., Yang, E.C., West, J.A., Yokoyama, A., Kim, H.J., Loideaux de Goër, S., O'Kelly, C.J., Orlova, E., Kim, S.Y., Park, J.K. & Yoon, H.S. (2011). On the genus Rhodella, the emended orders Dixoniellales and Rhodellales with a new order Glaucosphaerales (Rhodellophyceae, Rhodophyta). Algae 26(4): 277-288.

Scott, J., Yokoyama, A., Billard, C., Fresnel, J., Hara, Y., K.A. West, K.A. & West, J.A. (2008). Neorhodella cyanea, a new genus in the Rhodellophyceae (Rhodophyta). 47: 560-572.

Yokoyama, A., Scott, J.L., Zuccarello, G.C., Makiko Kajikawa, M., Hara, Y. & West, J.A. (2009). Corynoplastis japonica gen. et sp. nov. and Dixoniellales ord. nov. (Rhodellophyceae, Rhodophyta) based on morphological and molecular evidence. Phycological Research 57: 278.

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Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2018. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 25 September 2018.

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