Evolutionary Dynamics of Chloroplast Genomes in Low Light: A Case Study of the Endolithic Green Alga Ostreobium quekettii
Vanessa R Marcelino, Ma Chiela M Cremen, Chistopher J Jackson, Anthony AW Larkum, Heroen Verbruggen
Genome Biology and Evolution | OXFORD UNIV PRESS | Published : 2016
Awarded by Australian Biological Resources Study
Awarded by Australian Research Council
This work was supported by the Australian Biological Resources Study (RFL213-08), the Australian Research Council (FT110100585, DP150100705), the Holsworth Wildlife Research Endowment and the Sapere Aude Advanced grant from the Danish Council for Independent Research for the Natural Sciences. The Sophie Ducker Postgraduate Scholarship supported the publication fee. V.R.M. and M.C.M.C. receive a University of Melbourne scholarship. The Caulerpa sample was collected under the DEC Flora permit 10006072. We thank John West for providing the Derbesia strain and Claude Payri for facilitating field work in PNG. We thank four anonymous reviewers for their helpful comments. We are thankful to Karolina Fucikova, John Raven and the members of the Verbruggen lab for valuable insights during the execution of this study and preparation of the article.