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Taxonomy Detail

Family Rhodellaceae

Rhodellaceae H.S.Yoon, K.M.Müller, R.G.Sheath, F.D.Ott & D.Bhattacharya, 2006: 490.

Type of name: Rhodella

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: Yoon, H.S., Muller, K.M., Sheath, R.G., Ott, F.D. & Bhattacharya, D. (2006). Defining the major lineages of red algae (Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 482-492.

Description:
Unicellular red algae; a single highly lobed chloroplast with single or multiple pyrenoids; plastoglobuli present at chloroplast periphery; Golgi scattered and associated with endoplasmic reticulum; contains mannitol; reproduction by cell division.

Comments:
Emended by A. Yokoyama et al. 2009.

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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 15 December 2018.

Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:86614

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