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RHODOPHYTA Wettstein, 1901 (red seaweeds)

Subtaxa (ie subgroups of this Phylum)

BANGIOPHYCEAE Wettstein, 1901 (a class of red seaweeds) Class 2 subtaxa  
BANGIALES Schmitz, 1892 (an order of red seaweeds) Order 1 subtaxon  
BANGIACEAE Engler, 1892 (a family of red seaweeds) Family 1 subtaxon  
Unidentified Porphyra (Unidentified Purple Lavers)
In situ
Unidentified    
BANGIOPHYCIDAE A. Wettstein, 1901 (a subclass of red seaweeds) Subclass   1 ident refs
FLORIDEOPHYCEAE Cronquist, 1960 (a class of red seaweeds)
FLORIDEOPHYCIDAE (a subclass of red seaweeds), eg: Calliblepharis jubata (Lance-shaped Eyelash Weed) - Plant PLOCAMIALES (an order of algae), eg: Plocamium cartilagineum (Cockscomb) - Washed up on beach - close-up
Species 30 subtaxa 13 ident refs
PORPHYRIDIOPHYCEAE (a class of red seaweeds) Class 1 subtaxon  
PORPHYRIDIALES Kylin, 1937 (a order of red algae) Order 1 subtaxon  
PORPHYRIDIACEAE (a family of algae) Family 1 subtaxon  
Porphyridium purpureum (Bory de Saint-Vincent) K.M.Drew & R.Ross, 1965 (Gory Dew) Species   1 ident refs
STYLONEMATOPHYCEAE (a class of red seaweeds) Class 1 subtaxon  
STYLONEMATALES (an order of algae) Order 1 subtaxon  
STYLONEMATACEAE (a family of algae) Family 1 subtaxon  
Chroodactylon ornatum (C.Agardh) Basson, 1979 (an alga) Species   1 ident refs

Suggested Literature

Identification Works

algaebase: http://www.algaebase.org algaebase
Irvine, L.M. & Chamberlain, Y.M., 1994 Rhodophyta Part 2B: Corallinales, Hildenbrandiales
Wells, E., 2009 A Field Guide to the British Seaweeds

Freshwater

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
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
West, G.S., 1904 A Treatise on the British 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

Marine

The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN): http://www.marlin.ac.uk/gallerycategory.php?gcatid=8 The Marine Life Information Network for Britain and Ireland (MarLIN)
Brodie, J.M, & Irvine, L.M., 2003 Rhodophyta Part 3B: Bangiophycidae
Dixon, P.S. & Irvine, L.M., 1977 Rhodophyta Part 1: Introduction, Nemaliales, Gigartinales
Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique: http://www.marevita.org/index.php?option=accueil Biodiversity des algues marines et de la fauna marine des cotes francaises: Manche et Atlantique
Hiscock, S., 1986 A Field Key to the British Red Seaweeds
Irvine, L.M., 1983 Rhodophyta Part 2A: Cryptonemiales (sensu stricto) Palmariales, Rhodymeniales
Jones, W.E., 1962 A Key to the genera of British Seaweeds
Maggs, C. & Hommersand, M., 1993 Rhodophyta Part 3A: Ceramiales
Newton, L, 1931 A Handbook of the British Seaweeds
Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland: http://www.habitas.org.uk/marinelife/ Encyclopedia of Marine Life of Britain and Ireland

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 11 general literature references to RHODOPHYTA (red seaweeds)

RHODOPHYTA may also be covered by literature listed under:

BIOTA
(living things)
Eukaryota
(eukaryotes)
PLANTAE
(plants)
Seaweeds

BioInfo BioInfo (www.bioinfo.org.uk) has 17 feeding and other relationships of RHODOPHYTA (red seaweeds)

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