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Title Evolutionary pathways and enigmatic algae : Cyanidium caldarium (Rhodophyta) and related cells / edited by Joseph Seckbach
Published Dordrecht ; Boston : Kluwer Academic Publishers, [1994]


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Description xii, 349 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Series Developments in hydrobiology ; 91
Developments in hydrobiology ; 91
Contents Machine derived contents note: Foreword; L. Bogorad. Preface; J. Seckbach. I: Models for the Eurkaryotic Cellular Origins and Evolutions. 1. Origin of Eukaryota from Cyanobacterium Membrane Evolution Theory; H. Nakamura. 2. Glaucocystophyta: Model for Symbiogenous Evolution of New Eukaryotic Species; H. Schenk. 3. Alternative Pathway (Cyanobacterium to Eukaryota); T.E. Jensen. II: Green Enigmatic Algae. 4. Nanochlorum eucaryotum: A Green Enigmatic Alga; R. Zahn. 5. Enigmatic Chlorophycean Algae Forming Symbiotic Association with Ciliates; W. Reisser. III: The Paradoxical Cyanidiophyceae. The Genus Cyanidium. 6. The Natural History of Cyanidium - Past and Present Perspectives; J. Seckbach. 7. Review on the Taxonomic Position of the Cyanidium and Cohorts; F.D. Ott, J. Seckbach. 8. Systematic Position and Phylogenic Status of Cyanidium; J. Seckbach, F.D. Ott. 9. New Classification for the Genus Cyanidium; F.D. Ott, J. Seckbach. 10. Cyanidium investigations in Japan; I. Fukuda. 11. The Study of Cyanidiaceae in Russia; O. Sentsova. 12. Cyanidium-like Algae from Caves; L. Hoffmann. Physiology, Biochemical Pathways and Natural Products. 13. The Function of Peroxisomes in the Cyanidiaceae; W. Gross. 14. Nitrogen Metabolism in Thermophilic Algae; Rigano, et al. 15. Natural Products of Cyanidiophyceae; H. Nagashima. Fine Structures of the Rhodophyta and Cyanidium. 16. Ultrastructure of Unicellular Red Algae; S. Broadwater, J. Scott. 17. Ultrastructure of Cytoplasmic Organelles in Cyanidium caldarium; K. Ueda. 18. Cyanidium caldarium as a Model Cell for Studying Division of Chloroplasts; T. Kuroiwa, et al. Studies on the Molecular Level. 19. Molecular Organization and Expression of the Plastid Genome of Galdieria sulphuraria (= C. caldarium) and Other Unicellular Red Algae; K. Zetsche. 20. The Molecular Aspects of Pigments and Photosynthesis in C. caldarium; R.F. Troxler. Bibliographic List of the Cyanidiales and Allied Enigmatic Cells. 21. List of Relevant Literature References; F.D. Ott, A.J. Petrik-Ott. IV: Appendix. V: Index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 286-328) and index
Subject Algae -- Cytology.
Algae -- Evolution.
Cyanidium caldarium.
Author Seckbach, J. (Joseph)
LC no. 93042980
ISBN 0792326350 (HB : acid-free paper)