PHYLOGENETIC POSITION OF THE CORAL SYMBIONT OSTREOBIUM (ULVOPHYCEAE) INFERRED FROM CHLOROPLAST GENOME DATA
Heroen Verbruggen, Vanessa R Marcelino, Michael D Guiry, Ma Chiela M Cremen, Christopher J Jackson
Journal of Phycology | WILEY | Published : 2017
Awarded by Australian Biological Resources Study
Awarded by Australian Research Council
Awarded by Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (VLSCI) at the University of Melbourne
This work was supported by the Australian Biological Resources Study (RFL213-08), the Australian Research Council (FT110100585, DP150100705), the University of Melbourne (ECR and SPRINT grants to HV and MIRS/MIFRS to VRM and MCMC), and by use of the Victorian Life Sciences Computation Initiative (VLSCI) at the University of Melbourne (projects UOM0007, UOM0021) and the Nectar Research Cloud, a collaborative Australian research platform supported by the National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy (NCRIS). We thank Claude Payri, the staff of the Alis research vessel and the La Planete Revisitee program for facilitating fieldwork in Papua New Guinea. We are very grateful to Francesca Benzoni for providing coral identifications, Fabio Rindi for contributing his insights in the Latin language, and Laura Lagourgue, Craig Schneider, Michael Wynne and Sigrid Berger for help with the identifications of algal samples. The authors declare no conflict of interest.