Seven new species of Oculatella (Pseudanabaenales, Cyanobacteria): taxonomically recognizing cryptic diversification

@article{OsorioSantos2014SevenNS,
  title={Seven new species of Oculatella (Pseudanabaenales, Cyanobacteria): taxonomically recognizing cryptic diversification},
  author={Karina Osorio-Santos and Nicole Pietrasiak and Mark{\'e}ta Bohunick{\'a} and Laura H. Miscoe and Lubom{\'i}r Kov{\'a}{\vc}ik and Michael P. Martin and Jeffrey R. Johansen},
  journal={European Journal of Phycology},
  year={2014},
  volume={49},
  pages={450 - 470}
}
A total of 27 strains of Oculatella were isolated, characterized and sequenced, and analysed phylogenetically with an additional environmental clone from the Atacama Desert and 10 strains isolated and sequenced by others. The strains were clearly separated based upon phylogenetic analyses conducted with a concatenated alignment of the 16S rRNA and 16S-23S ITS region of the ribosomal operons in the genus Oculatella. Differences in secondary structure of the conserved domains of the ITS region… 
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