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- Lindstrom, Sandra C.
- Journal of phycology 2008 v.44 no.5 pp. 1300-1308
- Phyllophoraceae, etc ; coasts; genes; internal transcribed spacers; littoral zone; phylogeny; ribulose-bisphosphate carboxylase; surveys; Alaska; British Columbia; California; Mexico; Show all 12 Subjects
- ... Mastocarpus papillatus (C. Agardh) Kütz. is a common intertidal red alga occurring along the west coast of North America from Baja California to Alaska. Sequencing of both the chloroplast-encoded rbcL gene and the nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) regions of ~200 specimens from California to Alaska revealed that M. papillatus is actually a complex of at least five species. All fi ...