Multiple Strains of the Parasitic Dinoflagellate Amoebophrya Exist in Chesapeake Bay

@inproceedings{Gunderson2002MultipleSO,
  title={Multiple Strains of the Parasitic Dinoflagellate Amoebophrya Exist in Chesapeake Bay},
  author={J. Gunderson and S. John and W. Boman and D. W. Coats},
  booktitle={The Journal of eukaryotic microbiology},
  year={2002}
}
Abstract Small subunit rRNA sequences were amplified from Amoebophrya strains infecting Karlodinium micrum, Gymnodinium instriatum and an unidentified Scrippsiella species in Chesapeake Bay. The alignable parts of the sequences differed from each other and from the previously reported rRNA sequence of the Amoebophrya strain infecting Akashiwo sanguinea in Chesapeake Bay by 4 to 10%. This is a greater degree of difference than sometimes found between sequences from separate genera of free-living… Expand

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