Poh-Kheng Ng

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A phylogenetic study of two parasites found on the common host species Gracilaria salicornia from Japan and Malaysia based on nuclear, plastid, and mitochondrial molecular markers was conducted. The Japanese and Malaysian parasites were placed in the same cluster in the nuclear phylogenies inferred from the LSU rRNA gene and ITS region, supporting the(More)
There is a page reference error in the Discussion under the subheading " Taxonomic Treatment. " The correct reference is: Basionym: Congracilaria babae Yamamoto in Bull. Fac. Fish. article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the(More)
Congracilaria babae was first reported as a red alga parasitic on the thallus of Gracilaria salicornia based on Japanese materials. It was circumscribed to have deep spermatangial cavities, coloration similar to its host and the absence of rhizoids. We observed a parasitic red alga with morphological and anatomical features suggestive of C. babae on a(More)
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