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Cyanidioschyzon merolae P.De Luca, R.Taddei & L.Varano

Classification:
Empire Eukaryota
Kingdom Plantae
Subkingdom Biliphyta
Phylum Rhodophyta
Subphylum Cyanidiophytina
Class Cyanidiophyceae
Order Cyanidiales
Family Cyanidiaceae
Genus Cyanidioschyzon

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Cyanidioschyzon merolae P.De Luca, R.Taddei & L.Varano
Pisciarelli, Phlegrean Fields, Naples, Italy. Cell diameters ranging from 2 to 4 micrometers. 01 Jan 2003. © Claudia.CINIGLIA'at'unina2.it.

 

Cyanidioschyzon merolae P.De Luca, R.Taddei & L.Varano Pisciarelli, Phlegrean Fields, Naples, Italy. Cell diameters ranging from 2 to 4 micrometers
© Claudia.CINIGLIA'at'unina2.it

Publication details
Cyanidioschyzon merolae P.De Luca, R.Taddei & L.Varano 1978: 43, figs 1-4

Published in: De Luca, P., Taddei, R. & Varano, L. (1978). "Cyanidioschyzon merolae": a new alga of thermal acidic environments. Webbia 33: 37-44.

Type species
This is the type species (holotype) of the genus Cyanidioschyzon.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Synonym(s)
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

Habitat notes
Thermal acidic environment (De Luca et al. 1978). - (20 Aug 2010) - Wendy Guiry

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Type information
Type locality: Campi Flegrei, Napoli, Italia (Silva 1996-to date). Type: From fumaroles. exsiccatum, at Bot. Inst., Fac. Sci., Univ. Napoli (Silva 1996-to date Notes: Type culture: strain n. 199.

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Key references
Eloranta, P., Kwandrans, J. & Kusel-Fetzmann, E. (2011). Rhodophyceae and Phaeophyceae. In: Süßwasserflora von Mitteleuropa Band 7. Freshwater flora of Central Europe. Volume 7. (Schagerl, M. Eds), pp. [i]-x, [1]-155. Heidelberg: Spectrum Akademischer Verlag.

Kumano, S. (2002). Freshwater Red Algae of the World. pp. [i-ii], i-xiv, 1-375 [p. 375 is an Addendum], pls 1-199. Bristol: Biopress Limited.

Nozaki, H., Matsuzaki, M., Misumi, O., Kuroiwa, H., Higashiyama, T. & Kuroiwa, T. (2005). Phylogenetic implications of the CAD complex from the primitive red alga Cyanidioschyzon merolae (Cyanidiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 652-657.

Schneider, C.W. & Wynne, M.J. (2007). A synoptic review of the classification of red algal genera a half a century after Kylin's "Die Gattungen der Rhodophyceen". Botanica Marina 50: 197-249.

Created: 19 April 2002 by M.D. Guiry

Verified by: 20 August 2018 by M.D. Guiry

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

De Luca, P. & Moretti, A. (1983). Note: Floridosides in Cyanidium caldarium, Cyanidioschyzon merolae and Galdieria sulphuraria (Rhodophyta, Cyanidiophyceae). Journal of Phycology 19: 368-369, 1 table.
De Luca, P., Taddei, R. & Varano, L. (1978). "Cyanidioschyzon merolae": a new alga of thermal acidic environments. Webbia 33: 37-44.
Lee, J., Ghosh, S. & Saier, M.H., Jr. (2017). Comparative genomic analyses of transport proteins encoded within the red algae Chondrus crispus, Galdieria sulphuraria, and Cyanidioschyzon merolae. Journal of Phycology 53(3): 503-521.
Nozaki, H., Matsuzaki, M., Misumi, O., Kuroiwa, H., Higashiyama, T. & Kuroiwa, T. (2005). Phylogenetic implications of the CAD complex from the primitive red alga Cyanidioschyzon merolae (Cyanidiales, Rhodophyta). Journal of Phycology 41: 652-657.
Terui, S., Suzuki, K., Takahashi, H., Itoh, R. & Kuroiwa, T. (1995). Note: Synchronization of chloroplast division in the ultramicroalga Cyanidioschyzon merolae (Rhodophyta) by treatment with light and aphidicolin. Journal of Phycology 31: 958-961, 2 figs, 1 table.

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