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Taxonomy Detail

Order Ahnfeltiales

Ahnfeltiales Maggs & Pueschel, 1989: 349.

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: Maggs, C.A. & Pueschel, C.M. (1989). Morphology and development of Ahnfeltia plicata (Rhodophyta): proposal of Ahnfeltiales ord. nov.. Journal of Phycology 25(2): 333-351, 95 figs.

Key References
Maggs, C.A. & Pueschel, C.M. (1989). Morphology and development of Ahnfeltia plicata (Rhodophyta): proposal of Ahnfeltiales ord. nov.. Journal of Phycology 25(2): 333-351, 95 figs.

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

Maggs, C.A., McLachlan, J.L. & Saunders, G.W. (1989). Infrageneric taxonomy of Ahnfeltia (Ahnfeltiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 25(2): 351-368.

Milstein, D. & Saunders, G.W. (2012). DNA barcoding of Canadian Ahnfeltiales (Rhodophyta) reveals a new species - Ahnfeltia borealis sp. nov.. Phycologia 51(3): 247-259.

Truus, K., Tuvikene, R., Vaher, M., Kailas, T., Toomik, P. & Pehk, T. (2006). Structural and compositional characteristics of gelling galactan from the red alga Ahnfeltia tobuchiensis (Ahnfeltiales, the Sea of Japan). Carbohydrate Polymers 63: 130-135.

Xia, B. & Zhang, J. (1999). Flora algarum marinarum sinicarum Tomus II Rhodophyta No. V Ahnfeltiales Gigartinales Rhodymeniales. pp. 201, 11 pls. (In Chinese). Beijing: Science Press.

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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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