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Taxonomy Detail

Phylum Ochrophyta

Ochrophyta Cavalier-Smith in Cavalier-Smiith & E.E.Chao, 1996: 508.

Original publication: Cavalier-Smith, T. & Chao, E.E. (1996). 18S rRNA sequence of Heterosigma carterae (Raphidophyceae), and the phylogeny of heterokont algae (Ochrophyta). Phycologia 35: 500-510, 2 figs, 2 tables.

Authority notes: Heterokontophyta Hoek (1978) and Heterokontophyta Moestrup (1992), widely used in the literature, are invalid.

Nomenclatural notes:

Heterokontophyta Hoek (1978) and Heterokontophyta Moestrup (1992), widely used in the literature, are invalid.

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

Atmadja, W.S. & Prud'homme van Reine, W.F. (2014). Checklist of the seaweed species biodiversity of Indonesia with their distribution and classification: green algae (Chlorophyta) and brown algae (Phaeophyceae, Ochrophyta). pp. [2], i-v, 1-59. Leiden & Indonesia: Naturalis Biodiversity Centre, Indonesian Institute of Sciences (LIPI).

Báez, J.C., Olivero, J., Peteiro, C., Ferri-Yánez, F., García-Soto, C. & Real, R. (2010). Macro-environmental modelling of the current distribution of Undaria pinnatifida (Laminariales, Ochrophyta) in northern Iberia. Biological Invasions 12: 21-31.

Brown J.W. & Sorhannus, U. (2010). A molecular genetic timescale for the diversification of autotrophic Stramenopiles (Ochrophyta): substantive underestimation of putative fossil ages. PLoS ONE 5(9): e12759.

Cambra-Sánchez, J. (2010). Asterosiphon dichotomus (Kützing) Rieth (Vaucheriales, Ochrophyta, Xanthophyceae) in sub-arid agricultural soils of Catalonia (Spain). Gayana Botánica 67(1): 140-144.

Cavalier-Smith, T. & Chao, E.E. (1996). 18S rRNA sequence of Heterosigma carterae (Raphidophyceae), and the phylogeny of heterokont algae (Ochrophyta). Phycologia 35: 500-510, 2 figs, 2 tables.

Celia-Pla, P.S.M., Korbee, N., Gómez-Garreta, A. & Figueroa, F.L. (2014). Seasonal photoaclimation patterns in the intertidal macroalga Cystoseira tamariscifolia (Ochrophyta). Scientia Marina 78(3): 377-388.

Celis-Plá, P.S.M., Bouzon, Z.L., Hall-Spencer, J.M., Schmidt, E.C., Korbee, N. & Figueroa, F.L. (2016). Seasonal biochemical and photophysiological responses in the intertidal macroalga Cystoseira tamariscifolia (Ochrophyta). Marine Environmental Research 115: 89-97.

Chang, F.H. & Gall, M. (2016). Autecology, pigment composition and toxicology of Dictyocha octonaria (Dictyochophyceae, Ochrophyta) from Wellington Harbor, New Zealand. Phycological Research 64: 65-71, 2 figs.

Chang, F.H. (2015). Cell morphology and life history of Dictyocha octonaria (Dictyochophyceae, Ochrophyta) from Wellington Harbour, New Zealand. Phycological Research 63: 253-264.

Cryan, A.E., Benes, K.M., Gillis, B., Ramsay-Newton, C., Perini, V. & Wynne, M.J. (2015). Growth, reproduction, and senescence of the epiphytic marina alga Phaeosaccion collinsii Farlow (Ochrophyta, Phaeothamniales) at its type locality in Nahant, Massachusetts, USA. Botanica Marina 58(4): 275-283.

Dobkowski, K.A., Flanagan, K.D. & Nordstrom, J.R. (2019). Factors influencing recruitment and appearance of bull kelp, Nereocystis luetkeana (Phylum Ochrophyta). Journal of Phycology 55(1): 236-244.

Fernandes, F., Barbosa, M., Oliveira, A.P., Azevedo, I.C., Sousa-Pinto, I., Valentão, P. & Andrade, P.B. (2016). The pigments of kelps (Ochrophyta) as part of the flexible response to highly variable marine environments. J. Appl. Phycol. 28: 3689-3696.

Freitas, J.R.C., Salinas Morrondo, J.M. & Cremades Ugarte, J. (2016). Saccharina latissima (Laminariales, Ochrophyta) farming in an industrial IMTA system in Galicia (Spain). J. Appl. Phycol. 28(1): 377-385.

García-Redondo, V., Bárbara, I. & Díaz-Tapia, P. (2019). Biodiversity of epiphytic macroalgae (Chlorophyta, Ochrophyta, and Rhodophyta) on leaves of Zostera marina in the northwestern Iberian Peninsula . Anales del Jardín Botánico de Madrid 76(1): e078.

Harper, M.A., Cassie Cooper, V., Chang, F.H., Nelson, W.A. & Broady, P.A. (2012). Phylum Ochrophyta: brown and golden-brown algae, diatoms, silicioflagellates, and kin. In: New Zealand inventory of biodiversity. Volume Three. Kingdoms Bacteria, Protozoa, Chromista, Plantae, Fungi. (Gordon, D.P. Eds), pp. 114-163. Christchurch: Canterbury University Press.

Kitayama, T. (2013). Morphology of Zosterocarpus ogasawaraensis sp. nov. (Phaeophyceae, Ochrophyta), a new marine deep-water brown alga from the Ogasawara Islands, Japan. Bull. Natl. Sci. Mus., Tokyo, Ser. B. (Bot.), 39(4): 159-164, 24 fig., table 1.

Leal, P.B., Hurd, C.L., Sander, S.G., Kortner, B. & Roledo, M.Y. (2016). Exposure to chronic and high dissolved copper concentrations impedes meiospore development of the kelps Macrocystis pyrifera and Undaria pinnatifida (Ochrophyta). Phycologia 55(1): 12-20.

Loureiro, R.R., Reis, R.P. & Critchley, A.T. (2010). In vitro cultivation of three Kappaphycus alvarezii (Rhodophyta, Areschougiaceae) variants (green, red and brown) exposed to a commercial extract of the brown alga Ascophyllum nodosum (Fucaceae, Ochrophyta). Journal of Applied Phycology 22: 101-104.

N'Yeurt, A. & Payri, C.E. (2006). Marine algal flora of French Polynesia I. Phaeophyceae (Ochrophyta, brown algae). Cryptogamie, Algologie 27: 111-152, 59 figs, 1 table.

Ng, P.K., Chiou, Y.S., Liu, L.C., Sun, Z., Shimabukuro, H. & Lin, S.M. (2019). Phylogeography and genetic connectivity of the marine macro-alga Sargassum ilicifolium (Phaeophyceae, Ochrophyta) in the northwestern Pacific. Journal of Phycology 55(1): 7-24.

Nitschke, U., Walsh, P., McDaid, J. & Stengel, D.B. (2018). Variability in iodine in temperate seaweeds and iodine accumulation kinetics of Fucus vesiculosus and Laminaria digitata> (Phaeophyceae, Ochrophyta). Journal of Phycology 54(1): 114-125.

Ogandaga, C.A.M., Choi, H.G., Kim, J.K. & Nam, K.W. (2016). Growth responses of Chondrus ocellatus Holmes (Gigartinales, Rhodophyta) to two endophytes, Mikrosyphar zosterae Kuckuck (Ectocarpales, Ochrophyta) and Ulvella ramosa (N.L. Gardner) R. Nielsen (Ulvales, Chlorophyta) in culture. Algae. An International Journal of Algal Research 31(4): 363-371.

Payri, C.E. (2007). Revised checklist of marine algae (Chlorophyta, Rhodophyta and Ochrophyta) and seagrasses (Marine Angiosperma) of New Caledonia. In: Compendium of marine species from New Caledonia. Documents Scientifique et Techniques. II7. Sciences de la Mer. Ed. 2. (Payri, C.E. & Richer de Forges, B. Eds), pp. 95-112. Nouvelle-Calédonie: Centre IRD de Nouméa.

Poza, A.M., Gauna, M.C., Escobar, J. F. & Parodi, E.R. (2017). Heteromorphic phases of Leathesia marina (Ectocarpales, Ochrophyta) over time from northern Patagonia, Argentina. Phycologia 56(5): 579-589.

Ribamar da Cruz Freitas Junior, J. (2015). Desarrollo y aplicaciones del cultivo de Saccharina latissima (Laminariales, Ochrophyta) en sistemas de acuicultura multitrófica integrada (AMTI). Doctoral Thesis.

Sales, M. & Ballesteros, E. (2009). Shallow Cystoseira (Fucales: Ochrophyta) assemblages thriving in sheltered areas from Menorca (NW Mediterranean): Relationships with environmental factors and anthropogenic pressures. Estuarine Coastal and Shelf Science 84: 476-482.

Sales, M. & Ballesteros, E. (2012). Seasonal dynamics and annual production of Cystoseira crinita (Fucales: Ochrophyta) - domminated assemblages from the Northwestern Mediterranean. Scientia Marina 76: 391-401.

Schmidt, M., Horn, Flieger, K., Wilhelm, C. & Schnetter, R. (2012). Synchroma pusillum sp. nov. and other new algal isolates with chloroplast complexes confirm the Synchromophyceae (Ochrophyta) as a widely distributed group of amoeboid algae. Protist 163: 554-559.

Schmidt, M., Horn, S., Ehlers, K., Wilhelm, C. & Schnetter, R. (2105). Guanchochroma wildpretii gen. et spec. nov. (Ochrophyta)pProvides new insights into the diversification and evolution of the algal class Synchromophyceae. PLoS ONE 10(7): 1-24.

Sfriso, A. (2011). Ochrophyta (Phaeophyceae e Xanthophyceae). Ambiente di transizione italiani e litorali adiacenti. pp. [1]-234, pls 1-51. Bologna: Arpa Emilia-Romagna.

Silberfeld, T., Rousseau, F. & Reviers, B. de (2014). An updated classification of brown algae (Ochrophyta, Phaeophyceae). Cryptogamie Algologie 35(2): 117-156.

Wynne, M.J. (2009 '2008'). First report of the brown algal Padina glabra (Ochrophyta: Dictyotales) from the coast of Texas and the Gulf of Mexico. Texas Journal of Science 60: 227-232.

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