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Taxonomy Detail

Order Tilopteridales

Tilopteridales Bessey, 1907: 290.

Type of name: Tilopteridaceae Kjellman, 1890

Source: Huisman, J.M. (2015). Algae of Australia: marine benthic algae of north-western Australia. 1. Green and brown algae. pp. [i]-viii, 1-320, 56 figs, 14 pls. Canberra & Melbourne: ABRS & CSIRO Publishing.

Original publication: Bessey, C.E. (1907). A synopsis of plant phyla. University Studies of the University of Nebraska 7: 275-373, 1 pl.

Isomorphic alternation of generations with polystichous construction of the thallus, which grows by a trichothallic meristem; several scattered plastids, without pyrenoids; öogamous sexual reproduction.

Key References
Kawai, H. & Sasaki, H. (2004). Morphology, life history and molecular phylogeny of Stschapovia flagellaris (Tilopteridales, Phaeophyceae), and the erection of the Stschapoviaceae fam. nov. Journal of Phycology 40(6): 1156-1169, 9 figs, 3 tables.

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

Hooper, R.G., Henry, E.C. & Kuhlenkamp, R. (1988). Phaeosiphoniella cryophila gen. et sp. nov., a third member of the Tilopteridales (Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 27: 395-404.

Katsaros, C. & Salla, C. (1997). Ultrastructural changes during development, release, and germination of monospores of Tilopteris mertensii (Tilopteridales, Phaeophyta). Phycologia 36: 60-67, 24 figs.

Kinoshita, N., Nagasato, C., Tanaka, A. & Motomura, T. (2016). Chemotaxis in the anisogamous brown alga Mutimo cylindricus (Cutleriaceae, Tilopteridales). Phycologia 55(4): 359-364.

Kuhlenkamp, R. & Müller, D.G. (1985). Culture studies on the life history of Haplospora globosa and Tilopteris mertensii (Tilopteridales, Phaeophyceae). British Phycological Journal 20: 301-312.

Kuhlenkamp, R. (1989). Photomorphogenesis in early development of Tilopteris mertensii (Tilopteridales: Phaeophyceae). Journal of the Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom 69: 555-562.

Kuhlenkamp, R., Müller, D.G. & Whittick, A. (1993). Genotypic variatio and alternating DNA levels at constant chromosome numbers in the life history of the brown alga Haplospora globosa (Tilopteridales). Journal of Phycology 29: 377-380, 3 figs.

Sasaki, H., Flores-Moya, A., Henry, E.C., Müller, D.G. & Kawai, H. (2001). Molecular phylogeny of Phyllariaceae, Halosiphonaceae and Tilopteridales (Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 40: 123-134.

Siemer, B.L., Stam, W.T., Olsen, J.L. & Pedersen, P.M. (1998). Phylogenetic relationships of the brown algal orders Ectocarpales, Chordariales, Dictyosiphonales, and Tilopteridales (Phaeophyceae) based on Rubisco large subunit and spacer sequences. Journal of Phycology 34: 1038-1048, 8 figs, 5 tables.

South, G.R. (1975). Contributions to the flora of marine algae of eastern Canada III. Order Tilopteridales. Naturaliste Can. 102: 693-702.

Steinhoff, F..S., Wiencke, C., Wuttke, S. & Bischof, K. (2011). Effects of water temperatures, UV radiation and low vs high PAR on phlorotannin content and germination in zoospores of Saccorhiza dermatodea (Tilopteridales, Phaeophyceae). Phycologia 50(3): 256-263.

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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 16 July 2019.

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