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Taxonomy Detail

Family Nizymeniaceae

Nizymeniaceae Womersley, 1971: 203.

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: Womersley, H.B.S. (1971). The relationships of Nizymenia and Stenocladia (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta). Phycologia 10: 199-203, 4 figs.

Taxonomic notes:

Silva et al. (1996: 312) note that Saunders & Kraft (1994) concluded that the Nizymeniaceae and Phacelocarpaceae should perhaps be merged.

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

Chiovitti, A., Kraft, G.T., Saunders, G.W., Liao, M.-L. & Bacic, A. (1995). A revision of the systematics of the Nizymeniaceae (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) based on polysacharides, anatomy and nucleotide sequences. Journal of Phycology 31: 153-166, 11 figs, 3 tables.

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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 26 September 2018.

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