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Phylum Cryptophyta

Cryptophyta Cavalier-Smith, 1986: 338.

Type of name: Cryptomonas

Original publication: Cavalier-Smith, T. (1986). The kingdom Chromista: origin and systematics. In: Progress in phycological research. Vol. 4. (Round, F.E. & Chapman, D.J. Eds), pp. 309-347. Bristol: Bipress Ltd.

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

Chang, F.H. & Broady, P.A. (2012). Phylum Cryptophyta: cryptomonads, katableparids. In: New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume Three. Kingdoms Bacteria, Protozoa, Chromista, Plantae, Fungi. (Gordon, D.P. Eds), pp. 306-311. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.

Choi, B., Son, M., Kim, J.I. & Shon, W. (2013). Taxonomy and phylogeny of the genus Cryptomonas (Cryptophyceae, Cryptophyta) from Korea. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 28(4): 307-330.

Clay, B.L., Kugrens P. & Lee, R.E. (1999). A revised classification of Cryptophyta. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 131: 131-152.

Gerrath, J.F. & Denny, P. (1981). Freshwater algae of Sierra Leone III. Cyanophyta, Chrysophyta, Xanthophyta, Chloromonadophyta, Cryptophyta, Dinophyta. Nova Hedwigia 33: 933-947.

Kapustin, D.O. (2015 '2014'). Cryptophyta. In: Algae of Ukraine: diversity, nomenclature, taxonomy, ecology and geography. Volume 4: Charophyta. (Tsarenko, P.M., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. Eds), pp. 501-507. Ruggell: Koeltz Scientific Books.

Kawai, H. & Nakayama, T. (2015). Introduction (Heterokontobionta p.p.), Cryptophyta, Dinophyta, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta (except Coscinodiscophyceae, Mediophyceae, Fragilariophyceae, Bacillariophyceae, Phaeophyceae, Eustigmatophyceae), Chlorarachniophyta, Euglenophyta. In: Syllabus of plant families. Adolf Engler's Syllabus der Pflanzenfamilien. Ed. 13. Phototrophic eukaryotic Algae. Glaucocystophyta, Cryptophyta, Dinophyta/Dinozoa, Haptophyta, Heterokontophyta/Ochrophyta, Chlorarachnniophyta/Cercozoa, Chlorophyta, Streptophyta p.p. (Frey, W. Eds), pp. 11-189. Stuttgart: Borntraeger Science Publishers.

Krakhmalny, O.F., Wasser, S.P. & Nevo, E. (2000). Cryptophyta. In: Biodiversity of cyanoprocaryotes, algae and fungi of Israel. Cyanoprocaryotes and algae of continental Israel. (Nevo, E. & Wasser, S.P. Eds), pp. 184-185. Ruggell: A.R.A. Gantner Verlag K.-G.

Kugrens, P., Lee, R.E. & Andersen, R.A. (1986). Cell form and surface patterns in Chroomonas and Cryptomonas cells (Cryptophyta) as revealed by scanning electron microscopy. Journal of Phycology 22: 512-522, 19 figs.

Leitsch, C.E.W., Kowallik, K.V. & Douglas, S. (1999). The atpA gene cluster of Guillardia theta (Cryptophyta): A piece in the puzzle of chloroplast genome evolution. Journal of Phycology 35: 128-135, 3 figs, 1 table.

Leonardos, N. & Geider, R.J. (2005). Elemental and biochemical composition of Rhinomonas reticulata (Cryptophyta) in relation to light and nitrate-to-phosphate supply ratios . Journal of Phycology 41: 567-576.

Marin, B., Klingberg, M. & Melkonian, M. (1998). Phylogenetic relationships among the Cryptophyta: analyses of nuclear-encoded SSU rRNA sequences support the monophyly of extant plastid-containing lineages. Protist 149: 265-276, 2 figs, 2 tables.

Novarino, G. (2002). Phylum Cryptophyta (Cryptomonads). In: The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 180-185. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Novarino, G. (2011). Cryptophyta (Cryptomonads). In: The freshwater algal flora of the British Isles. An identification guide to freshwater and terrestrial algae. Second edition. (John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. Eds), pp. 240-249. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Okamoto, N. & Inouye, I. (2005). The katablepharids are a distant sister group of the Cryptophyta: A proposal for Katablepharidophyta divisio nova/ Kathablepharida phylum novum based on SSU rDNA and beta-tubulin phylogeny. Protist 156(2): 163-179, 20 figs, 3 tables.

Roberts, K.R. (1984). Structure and significance of the cryptomonad flagellar apparatus. I. Cryptomonas ovata (Cryptophyta). Journal of Phycology 20: 590-599.

Täuscher, L. (2013). Checklisten und Gefährdungsgrade der Algen des Landes Brandenburg III. Checklisten und Gefährdungsgrade der Raphidophyceae/ Chloromonadophyceae, Haptophyta (Haptophyceae/ Prymnesiophyceae), Cryptophyta (Cryptophyceae),Dinophyta (Dinophyceae) und Euglenophyta (Euglenophyceae). Verh. Bot. Ver. Berlin Brandenburg 146: 109-128.

Yinxin Wei [Wei, Y.-X] (1985). Phytoplanktonic Chlorophyta, Pyrrophyta and Cryptophyta from Dong Hu (East Lake), Wuhan, Hubei Province. Journal of Wuhan Botanical Research 3(3): 243-254, II fig., 1 table.

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