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CHROMISTA (algae)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Kingdom)

CERCOZOA Desportes & Ginsburger-Vogel, 1977 (a phylum of protozoans)
IMBRICATEA (a class of protozoans), eg: Euglypha compressa (a testate rhizopod) - Living? animal
Species 6 subtaxa 2 ident refs
CILIOPHORA (a phylum of chromist protozoans)
HETEROTRICHEA (a class of protozoans), eg: Unidentified Stentor (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Extended state LITOSTOMATEA (CLASS) (a class of protozoans), eg: Unidentified Lacrymaria (Zoo.) (Unidentified A Genus Of Protists) - Protozoan OLIGOHYMENOPHOREA (a class of protozoans), eg: Unidentified Vorticella (Unidentified A Genus Of Ciliate Protozoans) - Cell
Genus 19 subtaxa 16 ident refs
CRYPTOPHYTA Cavalier-Smith, 1986 (cryptomonads) Phylum   1 ident refs
GLOBOTHALAMEA Pawlowski, Holzmann, Tyszka, 2013 (a class of foraminiferans) Class 1 subtaxon  
ROTALIIDA Delage & Hérouard, 1896 (an order of foraminiferans) Order 1 subtaxon  
ELPHIDIIDAE Galloway, 1933 (a family of foraminiferans) Family 1 subtaxon  
Elphidium crispum (Linnaeus, 1758) (a foraminiferan)
Shell - top view
Species    
MYZOZOA Cavalier-Smith & Chao (a phylum of protozoans) Phylum 3 subtaxa  
DINOPHYCEAE Fritsch, 1927 (dinoflagellates)
PERIDINIALES (an order of dinoflagellates), eg: Glenodinium cinctum (a dinoflagellate) - Cell
Order 3 subtaxa 7 ident refs
OCHROPHYTA Cavalier-Smith, 1995 (a phylum of chromists)
BACILLARIOPHYCEAE (diatoms), eg: Unidentified Bacillariophyceae (Unidentified Diatoms) - Living plant PHAEISTA (a subphylum of chromists), eg: Pelvetia canaliculata (Channelled Wrack) - Thallus
Unidentified 45 subtaxa 47 ident refs
OOMYCOTA Arx (a group of mainly plant-parasitic fungi)
OOMYCETES (a group of mainly plant-parasitic
Species 77 subtaxa 113 ident refs
Unidentified Chromista (Unidentified Algae)
Cells on tubes
Unidentified    
(Chlorophyta/Xanthophyta) (filamentous alga sp)
CHLOROPHYTA (green algae), eg: Ulva lactuca (Sea Lettuce) - Thallus
Species 45 subtaxa 58 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

algaebase: http://www.algaebase.org algaebase
Kreutz, M. & Foissner, W., 2006 The Sphagnum Ponds of Simmelreid in Germany: a biodiversity hot-spot for microscopic organisms

Freshwater and Terrestrial

Belcher, H. & Swale, E., 1976 A Beginner's Guide to Freshwater Algae
Image Archive / The Hilda Canter-Lund Collection: http://www.freshwaterlife.org/imagearchive/main.php?g2_itemId=10239 Image Archive / The Hilda Canter-Lund Collection
Cooke, M.C., 1882 British fresh-water algae, exclusive of Desmidieae and Diatomaceae
Guthrie, M., 1989 Animals of the Surface Film
Hingley, M., 1993 Microscopic Life in Sphagnum
AlgaTerra Information System: http://www.algaterra.org AlgaTerra Information System
John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J., 2002 The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles
Pentecost, A., 1984 Introduction to Freshwater Algae
Prescott, G.W., 1979 How To Know the Freshwater Algae
West, G.S. & Fritsch, F.E., 1932 A Treatise on the Freshwater Algae
AlgaeVision: Virtual Collection of UK Freshwater Algae and Habitats: http://www.nhm.ac.uk/research-curation/projects/algaevision AlgaeVision: Virtual Collection of UK Freshwater Algae and Habitats
Plankton
Belcher, H. & Swale, E., 1979 An Illustrated Guide to River Phytoplankton

Marine

Gibson, R., Hextall, B. & Rogers, A., 2001 Photographic Guide to the Sea & Shore Life of Britain & North-west Europe
Newton, L, 1931 A Handbook of the British Seaweeds
Plankton
Larink, O. & Westheide, W., 2006 Coastal Plankton - photo guide for European Seas
Larink, O. & Westheide, W., 2011 Coastal Plankton - photo guide for European Seas (2nd ed)
Newell, G.E. & Newell, R.C., 1973 Marine Plankton - a practical guide
Throndsen, J., Hasle, G.R. & Tangen, K., 2007 Phytoplankton of Norwegian Coastal Waters
Tomas, C.R. (ed.), 1997 Identifying Marine Phytoplankton

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 112 general literature references to CHROMISTA (algae)

CHROMISTA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 1020 feeding and other relationships of CHROMISTA (algae)

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