PSEUDOCODIUM MUCRONATUM, A NEW SPECIES FROM NEW CALEDONIA, AND AN ANALYSIS OF THE EVOLUTION OF CLIMATIC PREFERENCES IN THE GENUS (BRYOPSIDALES, CHLOROPHYTA)
Claude E Payri, Heroen Verbruggen
Journal of Phycology | WILEY-BLACKWELL PUBLISHING, INC | Published : 2009
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Awarded by Research Foundation-Flanders
C. E. P. is indebted to the IRD for supporting the oceanographic fieldtrips in Loyalty Islands and Chesterfield onboard the ALIS vessel. Gratitude is extend to ALIS crew and to Jean-Louis Menou and John Butscher for SCUBA assistance during collecting specimens. We thank Robert Anderson, John Bolton, Barrett Brooks, Olivier De Clerck, Else Demeulenaere, Etienne Faye, Suzanne Fredericq, John Huisman, Frederik Leliaert, Diane and Mark Littler, Klaas Pauly, Tom Schils, Herre Stegenga, and Enrico Tronchin for collecting specimens and providing information. We thank Caroline Vlaeminck for carrying out the DNA sequencing work, Lennert Tyberghein for providing the SST data set, Fabio Rindi for correcting the Latin diagnosis, and two anonymous referees for their constructive remarks. Funding for sampling was provided by IRD and UMR 7538. Funding for molecular analyses was provided by the Research Foundation-Flanders (grants G.0142.05 and 1.5.218.08 to H. V.). Phylogenetic analyses were carried out on the KERMIT computing cluster (Ghent University). H. V. is a postdoctoral fellow of the Research Foundation-Flanders.