Journal article

Algal Taxonomy: A Road to Nowhere?

Olivier De Clerck, Michael D Guiry, Frederik Leliaert, Yves Samyn, Heroen Verbruggen

Journal of Phycology | WILEY | Published : 2013

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Programme for Research in Third-level Institutions

Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We are very grateful to Ward Appeltans, Wendy and Caoilte Guiry, Paul Kirk, Lennert Tyberghein, Bart Vanhoorne, and Pieter Vanormelingen for assistance, valuable information, and useful discussions. Likewise, we are grateful to Richard Moe and Paul Silva for the INA resource which was critical to provide description dates for taxa of uncertain status. AlgaeBase was funded by the Programme for Research in Third-level Institutions (PRTLI 2, 3 and 4 to the Ryan Institute and the Environmental Change Institute) funded by the Department of Education and Science in Ireland, by Atlantic Philanthropies, and by the European Union. HV is funded by the Australian Research Council (FT110100585). FL is indebted to the FWO-Vlaanderen for a grant as postdoctoral researcher. Many thanks to Craig Schneider and an anonymous, but enthusiastic referee for their reviews.