Diatom Culture Collection


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  2. Chepurnov, V.A., and D.G. Mann. 1999. Variation in the sexual behaviour of Achnanthes longipes (Bacillariophyta). II. Inbred monoecious lineages. European Journal of Phycology 34: 1-11.
  3. Chepurnov, V.A., and D.G. Mann. 2000. Variation in the sexual behaviour of Achnanthes longipes (Bacillariophyta). III. Progeny of crosses between monoecious and unisexual clones. European Journal of Phycology 35: 213-223.
  4. Sabbe, K., Chepurnov, V.A., Vyverman, W., and D.G. Mann. 2004. Apomixis in Achnanthes (Bacillariophyta); development of a model system for diatom reproductive biology.European Journal of Phycology 39: 327-341.
  5. Beszteri, B., Acs, E., and L.K. Medlin. 2005. Ribosomal rDNA sequence variation among sympatric strains of the Cyclotella meneghiniana complex (Bacillariophyta) reveals cryptic diversity. Protist 156: 317-333.
  6. Beszteri, B., John, U., and L.K. Medlin. 2007. An assessment of cryptic diversity within the Cyclotella meneghiniana species complex (Bacillariophyta) based on nuclear and plastid genes, and amplified fragment length polymorphisms. European Journal of Phycology 42: 47-60.
  7. Chepurnov, V.A., Mann, D.G., Sabbe, K., and W. Vyverman. 2004. Experimental studies on sexual reproduction in diatoms. International Review of Cytology 237: 91-154.
  8. Magne-Simon, M.-F. 1960. Note sur le processus de l'auxosporulation chez une diatomée marine, Grammatophora marina (Lyngb.) Kütz. C. R. Acad. Sci., Paris 251 : 3040-3042.
  9. Magne-Simon, M.-F. 1962. Auxosporulation chez une Tabellariacée marine, Grammatophora marina (Lyngb.) Kütz. (Diatomée). Cahiers Biol. Mar. 3: 79-89.
  10. Stosch, H.A. von, and G. Drebes. 1964. Entwicklungsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen an zentrischen Diatomeen. IV. Die Planktondiatomee Stephanopyxis turris - ihre Behandlung und Entwicklungsgeschichte. Helgol. Wiss. Meeresunters. 11: 209-257.
  11. Wyckmans, M., Chepurnov, V.A., Vanreusel, A., and M. De Troch. 2007. Effects of food diversity on diatom selection by harpacticoid copepods. Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 345: 119-128.
  12. Trobajo, R., Mann, D.G., Chepurnov, V.A., Clavero, E., Cox, E.J. 2007. Taxonomy, life cycle, and auxosporulation of Nitzschia fonticola (Bacillariophyta). Journal of Phycology 42: 1353-1372.
  13. Mann, D.G. 1989. The species concept in diatoms - evidence for morphologically distinct, sympatric gamodemes in 4 epipelic species. Plant Systematics and Evolution 164: 215-237.
  14. Mann, D.G., and S.J.M. Droop. 1996. Biodiversity, biogeography and conservation of diatoms. Hydrobiologia 336: 19-32.
  15. Mann, D.G., Chepurnov, V.A., and S.J.M. Droop. 1999. Sexuality, incompatibility, size variation, and preferential polyandry in natural populations and clones of Sellaphora pupula (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 35: 152-170.
  16. Mann, D.G., McDonald, S.M., Bayer, M.M., Droop, S.J.M., Chepurnov, V.A., Loke, R.E., Ciobanu, A., and J.M.H. Du Buf. 2004. The Sellaphora pupula species complex (Bacillariophyceae): morphometric analysis, ultrastructure and mating data provide evidence for five new species. Phycologia 43: 45-482.
  17. Behnke, A., Friedl, T., Chepurnov, V.A., and D.G. Mann. 2004. Reproductive compatibility and rDNA sequence analyses in the Sellaphora pupula species complex (Bacillariophyta). Journal of Phycology, 40: 193-208.
  18. Evans, K.M., Wortley, A.H., and D.G. Mann. 2007. An assessment of potential diatom "barcode" genes (cox1, rbcL, 18S and ITS rDNA) and their effectiveness in determining relationships in Sellaphora (Bacillariophyta). Protist 158: 349-364.
  19. Chepurnov, V.A., Mann, D.G., Vyverman, W., Sabbe, K., and D.B. Danielidis. 2002. Sexual reproduction, mating system, and protoplast dynamics of Seminavis (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology 38: 1004-1019.
  20. De Troch, M., Houthoofd, L., Chepurnov, V., and A. Vanreusel. 2006. Does sediment grain size affect diatom grazing by harpacticoid copepods? Marine Environmental Research 61: 265-277.
  21. De Troch, M., Chepurnov, V., Gheerardyn, H., Vanreusel, A., and E. Olafsson. 2006. Is diatom size selection by harpacticoid copepods related to grazer body size? Journal of Experimental Marine Biology and Ecology 332: 1-11.
  22. Mann, D.G. 1999. The species concept in diatoms. Phycologia 38: 437-495.