Literature to molecular phylogenetic and zoospore ultrastructural investigations of the Rhizophydiales



Amon, J.P. 1984. Rhizophydium littoreum: a chytrid from siphonaceous marine algae- an ultrastructural examination. Mycologia 76: 132-139. [R. aestuarii, R. littoreum].

Barr, D.J.S. 1978a. Taxonomy and phylogeny of chytrids. BioSystems 10: 153-166.

Barr, D.J.S. 1978b. The flagellar apparatus in the Chytridiales. Can. J. Bot. 56: 887-900.

Barr, D.J.S. 1980. An outline for the reclassification of the Chytridiales, and for a new order, the Spizellomycetales. Can. J. Bot. 58: 2380-2394.

Barr, D.J.S. 1981. The phylogenetic and taxonomic implications of flagellar rootlet morphology among zoosporic fungi. BioSystems 14: 359-370.

Barr, D.J.S. 2001. Chytridiomycota. In The Mycota VII, Part A: Systematics and evolution. Edited by McLaughlin, D.J., McLaughlin, E.G., Lemke, P.A. Springer-Verlag, Berlin. pp. 93-112.

Barr, D.J.S and Desaulniers, N.L. 1988. Precise configuration of the chytrid zoospore. Can. J. Bot. 66: 869-876.

Barr, D.J.S. And Hadland-Hartmann, V.E. 1978. Zoospore ultrastructure in the genus Rhizophydium (Chytridiales). Can. J. Bot. 56: 2380-2404. [Rhizophydium chlorogonii, R. haynaldii, R. capillaceum, R.sphaerotheca, R. patellarium, R. bisporosum, R. subangulosum, R. laterale, R. sphaerocarpum v. spirogyrae, R. pollinis-pini]

Beakes, G.W., Canter, H.M. and Jaworski, G.H.M. 1993. Sporangium differentiation and zoospore fine-structure of the chytrid Rhizophydium planktonicum, a fungal parasite of Asterionella formosa. Mycol. Res. 97: 1059-1074. [R. planktonicum]

Chen, S-F. and Chien, C-Y. 1996. Morphology and zoospore ultrastructure of Rhizophydium macroporosum. Taiwania 41: 105-112. [R. macroporosum]

Chong, J. and Barr, D.J.S. 1974. Ultrastructure of the zoospores of Entophlyctis confervae-glomeratae, Rhizophydium patellarium and Catenaria anguillulae. Can. J. Bot. 52: 1197-1204. [Rhizophydium patellarium]

Gromov, B.V., Plujusch, A.V. and Mamkaeva, K.A. 1999. Morphology and possible host range of Rhizophydium algavorum sp. nov. (Chytridiales)- an obligate parasite of algae. Protistology 1: 62-65. [R. algavorum].

James, T.Y., Letcher, P.M., Longcore, J.E., Mozley-Standridge, S.E., Porter, D., Powell, M.J. and Griffith, G.W. 2006. A molecular phylogeny of the flagellated fungi (Chytridiomycota) and description of a new phylum (Blastocladiomycota). Mycologia 98: 860-871.

Kazama, F.Y. 1972a. Development and morphology of a chytrid isolated from Bryopsis plumosa. Can. J. Bot. 50: 499-505.

Kazama, F.Y. 1972b. Ultrastructure and phototaxis of the zoospores of Phlyctochytrium sp., an estuarine chytrid. J. Gen. Microbiol. 71: 555-566.

Kazama, F.Y. And Schornstein, K.L. 1977. A freeze-etch study of the phototactic zoospores of Phlyctochytrium sp., a marine fungus. Protoplasma 91: 143-156.

Koch, W.J. 1956. Studies of the motile cells of chytrids. I. Electron microscope observations of the flagellum, blepharoplast, and rhizoplast. Am. J. Bot. 43: 811-819.

Lange, L. and Olson, L.W. 1977. The zoospore of Phlyctochytrium aestuarii. Protoplasma 93: 27-43. [R. aestuarii]

Lange, L. and Olson, L.W. 1979. The uniflagellate phycomycete zoospore. Dansk Botanisk Arkiv 33: 95 pp. Copenhagen.

Letcher, P.M. and Powell, M.J. 2005. Kappamyces, a new genus in the Chytridiales (Chytridiomycota). Nova Hedwigia 80: 115-133. [Kappamyces laurelensis]

Letcher, P.M., Powell, M.J., Chambers, J.G. and Holznagel, W.E. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships among Rhizophydium isolates from North America and Australia. Mycologia 96: 1339-1351.

Letcher, P.M., Powell, M.J., Churchill, P.F. and Chambers, J.G. 2006. Ultrastructural and molecular phylogenetic delineation of a new order, the Rhizophydiales (Chytridiomycota). Myc. Res. 110: 898-915. [Rhizophydiales, Rhizophydiaceae, R. globosum; Kappamycetaceae; Terramycetaceae, Terramyces subangulosum, Boothiomyces macroporosum]

Letcher, P.M., Powell, M.J. and Viusent, M.C. 2008. Rediscovery of an unusual chytridiaceous fungus new to the order Rhizophydiales. Mycologia 100: 325-334. [Coralloidiomyces digitatus]

Letcher, P.M., Velez, C.G., Barrantes, M.E., Powell, M.J., Churchill, P.F. and Wakefield, W.S. 2008. Ultrastructural and molecular analyses of Rhizophydiales (Chytridiomycota) isolates from North America and Argentina. Mycological Research 112: 759-782. [Alphamycetaceae, Alphamyces, A. chaetiferum; Angulomycetaceae, Angulomyces, A. argentinensis; Aquamycetaceae, Aquamyces, A. chlorogonii; Globomycetaceae, Globomyces, G. pollinis-pini, Urceomyces, U. sphaerocarpum; Gorgonomycetaceae, Gorgonomyces, G. haynaldii; Pateramycetaceae, Pateramyces, P. corrientinensis; Protrudomycetaceae, Protrudomyces, P. lateralis]

Letcher, P.M., Velez, C.G., Schultz, S. and Powell, M.J. 2012. New taxa are delineated in Alphamycetaceae (Rhizophydiales, Chytridiomycota). Nova Hedwigia 94: 9-29. [Betamyces americaemeridionalis, Gammamyces ourimbahensis]

Longcore, J.E. 2004. Rhizophydium brooksianum sp. nov., a multipored chytrid from soil. Mycologia 96: 162-171 [R. brooksianum].

Longcore, J.E., Pessier, A.P. and Nichols, D.K. 1999. Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis gen. et sp. nov., a chytrid pathogenic to amphibians. Mycologia 91: 219-227. [Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis]

McNitt, R. 1974a. Zoosporogenesis in Phlyctochytrium irregulare. Cytobiologie 9: 290-306.

McNitt, R. 1974b. Ultrastructure of Phlyctochytrium irregulare zoospores. Cytobiologie 9: 307-320.

McNitt, R. 1974c. Centriole ultrastructure and its possible role in microtubule formation in an aquatic fungus. Protoplasma 80: 91-108.

Powell, M.J. 1980. Mitosis in the aquatic fungus, Rhizophydium sphaerotheca (Chytridiales). Am. J. Bot. 67: 839-853. [R. sphaerotheca]

Powell MJ. 1993. Looking at mycology with a Janus face. A glimpse at Chytridiomycetes active in the environment. Mycologia 85: 1-20.

Powell M.J. and Gillette L. 1987. Septal structure of the chytrid Rhizophlyctis harderi. Mycologia 79: 635-639. [Rhizophlyctis harderi]

Powell, M.J. and Roychoudhury, S. 1992. Ultrastructural organization of Rhizophlyctis harderi zoospores and redefinition of the type I microbody-lipid globule complex. Can. J. Bot. 70: 750-761. [Rhizophlyctis harderi]

Powell, M.J., Letcher, P.M. and Longcore, J.E. 2011. Operculomyces is a new genus in the order Rhizophydiales. Mycologia 103: 854-862. [Operculomyces laminatus]

Porter, D. and Smiley, R. 1979. Development of the sporangium and discharge apparatus in a marine chytrid, Phlyctochytrium sp. Botanica Marina 22: 99-115.

Roychoudhury, S. and Powell, M.J. 1992. Precise configuration of the Rhizophlyctis harderi zoospore. Can. J. Bot. 70: 762-771. [Rhizophlyctis harderi]