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Diaz-Tapia P., Maggs C.A., Macaya E.C. & Verbruggen H.
Widely distributed red algae often represent hidden introductions, complexes of cryptic species or species with strong phylogeographic structure
Journal of Phycology: submitted
Diaz-Tapia P., Pasella M.M. & Verbruggen H.
Molecular analyses resolve the phylogenetic position of Polysiphonia adamsiae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta) and reveal a strong phylogeographic structure in Australia
Phycologia: submitted
Croce M.E., Diaz-Tapia P. & Verbruggen H.
Molecular systematics of the siphonous green algal genus Codium in eastern Victoria, Australia
Cryptogamie Algologie: submitted
Oliveira M.C., Repetti S.I., Iha C., Jackson C.J., Diaz-Tapia P., Magalhaes K., Cassano V., Costa J.F., Cremen M.C.M., Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H.
High-throughput sequencing for algal systematics
European Journal of Phycology: accepted
Iha C., Grassa C.J., Lyra G.M., Davis C.C., Verbruggen H. & Oliveira M.C.
Organellar genomics: a useful tool for clarifying evolutionary relationships and understanding molecular evolution in Gracilariaceae (Gracilariales, Rhodophyta)
Journal of Phycology: submitted
Evans J.R., St. Amour N., Verbruggen H., Salomaki E.D. & Vis M.L.
Content and architecture of organellar genomes in the freshwater red algal epiphyte Balbiania investiens (Balbianiales, Nemaliophycidae)
Journal of Phycology: submitted
Cremen M.C.M., Leliaert F., Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H.
Large diversity of non-standard genes and dynamic evolution of chloroplast genomes in siphonous green algae (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Genome Biology and Evolution: submitted


Reyes-Prieto A., Russell S., Figueroa-Martinez F. & Jackson C.J. (2018)
Comparative plastid genomics of glaucophytes
Advances in Botanical Research 85: 95-127
Assis J., Tyberghein L., Bosch S., Verbruggen H., Serrao E.A. & De Clerck O. (2018)
Bio-ORACLE v2.0: Extending marine data layers for bioclimatic modelling
Global Ecology and Biogeography 27: 277-284
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Jackson C.J., Knoll A.K., Chan C.X. & Verbruggen H. (2018)
Plastid phylogenomics with broad taxon sampling further elucidates the distinct evolutionary origins and timing of secondary green plastids
Scientific Reports 8: 1523
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Paiano M.O., Del Cortona A., Costa J.F., Liu S.L., Verbruggen H., De Clerck O. & Necchi Jr O. (2018)
Organization of plastid genomes in the freshwater red algal order Batrachospermales (Rhodophyta)
Journal of Phycology 54: 25-33
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Marcelino V.R., van Oppen M.J.H. & Verbruggen H. (2018)
Highly structured prokaryote communities exist within the skeleton of coral colonies
ISME Journal 12: 300-303
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Hoffman R., Wynne M.J., Schils T., Lopez-Bautista J. & Verbruggen H. (2018)
Codium pulvinatum (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta), a new species from the Arabian Sea, recently introduced into the Mediterranean Sea
Phycologia 57: 79-89
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Del Cortona A., Leliaert F., Bogaert K.A., Turmel M., Boedeker C., Janouskovec J., Lopez-Bautista J.M., Verbruggen H., Vandepoele K. & De Clerck O. (2017)
The plastid genome in Cladophorales green algae is encoded by hairpin chromosomes
Current Biology 27: 3771-3782
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Marcelino V.R., Morrow K.M., van Oppen M.J.H., Bourne D.G. & Verbruggen H. (2017)
Diversity and stability of coral endolithic microbial communities at a naturally high pCO2 reef
Molecular Ecology 26: 5344-5357
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Diaz-Tapia P., Maggs C.A., West J.A. & Verbruggen H. (2017)
Analysis of chloroplast genomes and a supermatrix inform reclassification of the Rhodomelaceae (Rhodophyta)
Journal of Phycology 53: 920-937
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Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H. (2017)
Reference datasets of tufA and UPA markers to identify algae in metabarcoding surveys
Data in Brief 11: 273-276
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Diaz-Tapia P., Barbara I., Cremades J., Verbruggen H. & Maggs C.A. (2017)
Three new cryptogenic species in the tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Rhodophyta)
Phycologia 56: 605-623
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Verbruggen H., Marcelino V.R., Guiry M.D., Cremen M.C.M. & Jackson C. (2017)
Phylogenetic position of the coral symbiont Ostreobium (Ulvophyceae) inferred from chloroplast genome data
Journal of Phycology 53: 790-803
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Bribiesca-Contreras G., Verbruggen H., Hugall A.F. & O'Hara T.D. (2017)
The importance of offshore origination revealed through ophiuroid phylogenomics
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 284: 20170160
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Ximenes C.F., Cassano V., Oliveira-Carvalho M.F., Bandeira-Pedrosa M.E., Gurgel C.F.D., Verbruggen H. & Barreto-Pereira S.M. (2017)
Systematics of the genus Halimeda (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) in Brazil including the description of Halimeda jolyana sp. nov.
Phycologia 56: 369-381
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Steen F., Aragay J., Zuljevic A., Verbruggen H., Mancuso F.P., Bunker F., Vitales D., Gomez Garreta A. & De Clerck O. (2017)
Tracing the introduction history of the brown seaweed Dictyota cyanoloma (Phaeophyceae, Dictyotales) in Europe
European Journal of Phycology 52: 31-42
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Diaz-Tapia P., McIvor L., Freshwater D.W., Verbruggen H., Wynne M.J. & Maggs C.A (2017)
The genera Melanothamnus Bornet & Falkenberg and Vertebrata S.F. Gray constitute well-defined clades of the red algal tribe Polysiphonieae (Rhodomelaceae, Ceramiales)
European Journal of Phycology 52: 1-30
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Verbruggen H., Brookes M.J.L. & Costa J.F. (2017)
DNA barcodes and morphometric data indicate that Codium fragile may consist of two species (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Phycologia 56: 54-62
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Rindi F. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Taxonomic reshuffling of the Cladophoraceae
Journal of Phycology 52: 901-904
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Wetherbee R. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Kraftionema allantoideum, a new genus and family of Ulotrichales (Chlorophyta) adapted for survival in high intertidal pools
Journal of Phycology 52: 704-715
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Alos J., Tomas F., Terrados J., Verbruggen H. & Ballesteros E. (2016)
Fast-spreading green beds of recently introduced Halimeda incrassata (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) invade Mallorca Island (NW Mediterranean Sea)
Molecular Ecology Progress Series 558: 153-158
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Marcelino V.R., Cremen M.C.M., Jackson C.J., Larkum A. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Evolutionary dynamics of chloroplast genomes in low light: a case study of the endolithic green alga Ostreobium quekettii
Genome Biology and Evolution 8: 2939-2951
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Costa J.F., Lin S.M., Macaya E.C., Fernandez-Garcia C. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Chloroplast genomes as a tool to resolve red algal phylogenies: a case study in the Nemaliales
BMC Evolutionary Biology 16: 205
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Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Multi-marker metabarcoding of coral skeletons reveals a rich microbiome and diverse evolutionary origins of endolithic algae.
Scientific Reports 6: 31508
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Cremen M.C.M., Huisman J.M., Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Taxonomic revision of Halimeda (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) in southwestern Australia
Australian Systematic Botany 29: 41-54
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West J.A., Zuccarello G.C., Loiseaux de Goer S., Stavrias L.A. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
Rhodenigma contortum, an obscure new genus and species of Rhodogorgonales (Rhodophyta) from Western Australia
Journal of Phycology 52: 397-403
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Fernandez-Garcia C., Wysor B., Riosmena-Rodriguez R., Pena-Salamanca E. & Verbruggen H. (2016)
DNA-assisted identification of Caulerpa (Caulerpaceae, Chlorophyta) reduces species richness estimates for the Eastern Tropical Pacific
Phytotaxa 252: 185-204
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Lam D.W., Verbruggen H., Saunders G.W. & Vis M.L. (2016)
Multigene phylogeny of the red algal subclass Nemaliophycidae
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 94: 730-736
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Huisman J.M., Dixon R.R.M., Hart F.N., Verbruggen H. & Anderson R.J. (2015)
The South African estuarine specialist Codium tenue (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) discovered in a south-western Australian estuary
Botanica Marina 58: 511-521
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Marcelino V.R. & Verbruggen H. (2015)
Ecological niche models of invasive seaweeds
Journal of Phycology 51: 606-620
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Huisman J.M. & Verbruggen H. (2015)
In: Huisman J.M. (ed.) Algae of Australia: Marine Benthic Algae of North-western Australia, 1. Green and Brown Algae. Australian Biological Resources Study. pp 139-143
Huisman J.M. & Verbruggen H. (2015)
In: Huisman J.M. (ed.) Algae of Australia: Marine Benthic Algae of North-western Australia, 1. Green and Brown Algae. Australian Biological Resources Study. pp 123-139
Verbruggen H. & Costa J.F. (2015)
The plastid genome of the red alga Laurencia
Journal of Phycology 51: 586-589
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Verbruggen H. & Costa J.F. (2015)
Molecular survey of Codium species diversity in southern Madagascar
Cryptogamie Algologie 36: 171-187
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Fucikova K., Leliaert F., Cooper E.D., Skaloud P., D'Hondt S., De Clerck O., Gurgel C.F.D., Lewis L.A., Lewis P.O., Lopez-Bautista J.M., Delwiche C.F. & Verbruggen H. (2014)
New phylogenetic hypotheses for the core Chlorophyta based on chloroplast sequence data
Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution 2: 63
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Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., D'hondt S., Lopez-Bautista J.M. & De Clerck O. (2014)
The forgotten genus Pseudoderbesia (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Cryptogamie Algologie 35: 207-219
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Verbruggen H., Marcelino V.R. & Costa J.F. (2014)
Evolutionary dynamics of algal traits and diversity
Perspectives in Phycology 1: 53-60
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Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Vanormelingen P., Steen F., Lopez-Bautista J.M., Zuccarello G.C. & De Clerck O. (2014)
DNA-based species delimitation in algae
European Journal of Phycology 49: 179-196
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Verbruggen H. (2014)
Morphological complexity, plasticity, and species diagnosability in the application of old species names in DNA-based taxonomies
Journal of Phycology 50: 26-31
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Verbruggen H., Tyberghein L., Belton G.S., Mineur F., Jueterbock A., Hoarau G., Gurgel C.F.D. & De Clerck O. (2013)
Improving transferability of introduced species' distribution models: new tools to forecast the spread of a highly invasive seaweed
PLoS One 8: e68337
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Hollants J., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., De Clerck O. & Willems A. (2013)
Host specificity and coevolution of Flavobacteriaceae endosymbionts within the siphonous green seaweed Bryopsis
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 67: 608-614
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Jueterbock A., Tyberghein L., Verbruggen H., Coyer J.A., Olsen J.L. & Hoarau G. (2013)
Climate change impact on seaweed meadow distribution in the North Atlantic rocky intertidal
Ecology and Evolution 3: 1356-1373
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De Clerck O., Guiry M., Leliaert F., Samyn Y. & Verbruggen H. (2013)
Algal taxonomy: a road to nowhere?
Journal of Phycology 49: 215-225
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Hollants J., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Willems A. & De Clerck O. (2013)
Permanent residents or temporary lodgers: characterizing intracellular bacterial communities of siphonous green algae
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280: 20122659
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Payo D.A., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., D'hondt S., Calumpong H.P. & De Clerck O. (2013)
Extensive cryptic species diversity and fine-scale endemism in the marine red alga Portieria in the Philippines
Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences 280: 20122660
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Sauvage T., Payri C.E., Draisma S.G.A., Prud'homme van Reine W.F., Verbruggen H., Belton G.S., Gurgel C.F.D., Gabriel D., Sherwood A.R. & Fredericq S. (2013)
Molecular diversity of the Caulerpa racemosa-Caulerpa peltata complex (Caulerpaceae, Bryopsidales) in New Caledonia, with new Australasian records for C. racemosa var. cylindracea
Phycologia 52: 6-13
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Dijoux L., Verbruggen H., Mattio L., Duong N. & Payri C. (2012)
Diversity of Halimeda (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) in New Caledonia: a combined morphological and molecular study
Journal of Phycology 48: 1465-1481
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Verbruggen H. & Schils T. (2012)
Rhipilia coppejansii, a new coral reef-associated species from Guam (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Journal of Phycology 48: 1090-1098
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Oliveira-Carvalho M.F., Oliveira M.C., Barreto-Pereira S.M. & Verbruggen H. (2012)
Phylogenetic analysis of Brazilian Codium species, including the new species C. pernambucensis
European Journal of Phycology 47: 355-365
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Maeda T., Hirose E., Chikaraishi Y., Kawato M., Takishita K., Yoshida T., Verbruggen H., Tanaka J., Shimamura S., Takaki Y., Tsuchiya M., Iwai K. & Maruyama T. (2012)
Algivore or phototroph? Plakobranchus ocellatus (Gastropoda) continuously acquires kleptoplasts and nutrition from multiple algal species in nature
PLoS One 7: e42024
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Verbruggen H., Pauly K. & De Clerck O. (2012)
The new species Codium recurvatum from Tanzania
European Journal of Phycology 47: 216-222
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Ciancia M., Alberghina J., Arata P.X., Benavidez H., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H. & Estevez J.M. (2012)
Characterization of cell wall polysaccharides of the coenocytic green seaweed Bryopsis plumosa (Bryopsidaceae, Chlorophyta) from the Argentine coast
Journal of Phycology 48: 326-335
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Tronholm A., Leliaert F., Sanson M., Afonso-Carrillo J., Tyberghein L., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2012)
Contrasting geographical distributions as a result of thermal tolerance and long-distance dispersal in two allegedly widespread tropical brown algae
PLoS One 7: e30813
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Leliaert F., Smith D.R., Moreau H., Herron M., Verbruggen H., Delwiche C.F. & De Clerck O. (2012)
Phylogeny and molecular evolution of the green algae
Critical Reviews in Plant Sciences 31: 1-46
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Tyberghein L., Verbruggen H., Pauly K., Troupin C., Mineur F. & De Clerck O. (2012)
Bio-ORACLE: a global environmental dataset for marine species distribution modeling
Global Ecology and Biogeography 21: 272-281
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Verbruggen H. & Tribollet A. (2011)
Boring algae
Current Biology 21: R876-R877
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Souffreau C., Verbruggen H., Wolfe A.P., Vanormelingen P., Siver P.A., Cox E.J., Mann D.G., Van de Vijver B., Sabbe K. & Vyverman W. (2011)
A time-calibrated multi-gene phylogeny of the diatom genus Pinnularia
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61: 866-879
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Leliaert F., Verbruggen H. & Zechman F.W. (2011)
Into the deep: New discoveries at the base of the green plant phylogeny
BioEssays 33: 683-692
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Coppejans E., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Prathep A. & De Clerck O. (2011)
Rhipidosiphon lewmanomontiae sp. nov., a new calcified udoteacean species from the central Indo-Pacific based on morphological and molecular investigations (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Phycologia 50: 403-412
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Leliaert F., D'hondt S., Tyberghein L., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2011)
Atypical development of Chaetomorpha antennina in culture (Cladophorales, Chlorophyta)
Phycological Research 59: 91-97
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LoDuca S.T., Melchin M. & Verbruggen H. (2011)
Complex noncalcified macroalgae from the Silurian of Cornwallis Island, Arctic Canada
Journal of Paleontology 85: 111-121
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Cocquyt E., Gile, G.H., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Keeling P.J. & De Clerck O. (2010)
Complex phylogenetic distribution of a non-canonical genetic code in green algae
BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 327
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Tronholm A., Steen F., Tyberghein L., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Ribera Siguan M.A. & De Clerck O. (2010)
Species delimitation, taxonomy and biogeography of Dictyota in Europe (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae)
Journal of Phycology 46: 1301-1321
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Tronholm A., Sansón M., Afonso-Carrillo J., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2010)
Niche partitioning and the coexistence of two cryptic Dictyota (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) species from the Canary Islands
Journal of Phycology 46: 1075-1087
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Zechman F.W., Verbruggen H., Leliaert F., Buchheim M.A., Fawley M.W., Ashworth M., Spalding H., Pueschel C.M., Buchheim J.A., Verghese B. & Hanisak M.D. (2010)
An unrecognized ancient lineage of green plants persists in deep marine waters
Journal of Phycology 46: 1288-1295
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Cocquyt E., Verbruggen H., Leliaert F. & De Clerck O. (2010)
Evolution and cytological diversification of the green seaweeds (Ulvophyceae)
Molecular Biology and Evolution 27: 2052-2061
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Silberfeld T., Leigh J.W., Verbruggen H., Cruaud C., de Reviers B. & Rousseau F. (2010)
A multi-locus time-calibrated phylogeny of the brown algae (Heterokonta, Ochrophyta, Phaeophyceae): Investigating the evolutionary nature of the brown algal crown radiation
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 56: 659-674
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Verbruggen H., Maggs C.A., Saunders G.W., Le Gall L., Yoon H.S. & De Clerck O. (2010)
Data mining approach identifies research priorities and data requirements for resolving the red algal tree of life
BMC Evolutionary Biology 10: 16
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Huisman J., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H. & Cowan R.A. (2009)
Marine benthic plants of Western Australia's shelf-edge atolls
Records of the Western Australian Museum Suppl. 77: 50-87
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Leliaert F., Rueness J., Boedeker C., Maggs C.A., Cocquyt E., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Systematics of the marine microfilamentous green algae Uronema curvatum and Urospora microscopica (Chlorophyta)
European Journal of Phycology 44: 487-496
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Zuccarello G.C., Price N., Verbruggen H. & Leliaert F. (2009)
Analysis of a plastid multigene data set and the phylogenetic position of the marine macroalga Caulerpa filiformis (Chlorophyta)
Journal of Phycology 45: 1206-1212
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Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Wysor B. & De Clerck O. (2009)
DNA taxonomy in morphologically plastic taxa: algorithmic species delimitation in the Boodlea complex (Chlorophyta: Siphonocladales)
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 53: 122-133
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Payri C.E. & Verbruggen H. (2009)
Pseudocodium mucronatum, a new species from New Caledonia, and an analysis of the evolution of climatic preferences in the genus (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Journal of Phycology 45: 953-961
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Wynne M.K., Verbruggen H. & Angel D.L. (2009)
The recognition of Caulerpa integerrima (Zanardini) comb. et stat. nov. (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) from the Red Sea
Phycologia 48: 291-301
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Verbruggen H., Vlaeminck C., Sauvage T., Sherwood A.R., Leliaert F. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Phylogenetic analysis of Pseudochlorodesmis strains reveals cryptic diversity above the family level in the siphonous green algae (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Journal of Phycology 45: 726-731
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Verbruggen H., Tyberghein L., Pauly K., Van Nieuwenhuyse K., Vlaeminck C., Kooistra W.H.C.F., Leliaert F. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Macroecology meets macroevolution: evolutionary niche dynamics in the seaweed Halimeda
Global Ecology and Biogeography 18: 393-405
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Leliaert F., Zhang X., Ye N., Malta E.J., Engelen A.E., Mineur F., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Identity of the Qingdao algal bloom
Phycological Research 57: 147-151
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Leliaert F., Boedeker C., Pena V., Bunker F., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Cladophora rhodolithicola sp. nov. (Cladophorales, Chlorophyta), a diminutive species from European maerl beds
European Journal of Phycology 44: 155-169
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Cocquyt E., Verbruggen H., Leliaert F., Zechman F.W., Sabbe K. & De Clerck O. (2009)
Gain and loss of elongation factor genes in green algae
BMC Evolutionary Biology 9: 39
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Verbruggen H., Ashworth M., LoDuca S.T., Vlaeminck C., Cocquyt E., Sauvage T., Zechman F.W., Littler D.S., Littler M.M., Leliaert F. & De Clerck O. (2009)
A multi-locus time-calibrated phylogeny of the siphonous green algae
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 50: 642-653
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Verbruggen H. & Theriot E.C. (2008)
Building trees of algae: Some advances in phylogenetic and evolutionary analysis
European Journal of Phycology 43: 229-252
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Leliaert F., Wysor B., Verbruggen H., Vlaeminck C. & De Clerck O. (2008)
Phyllodictyon robustum (Setchell et Gardner) comb. nov. (Siphonocladales, Chlorophyta), a morphologically variable species from the tropical Pacific coast of America
Cryptogamie Algologie 29: 217-233
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De Clerck O., Verbruggen H., Huisman J.M., Faye E.J., Leliaert F., Schils T. & Coppejans E. (2008)
Systematics and biogeography of the genus Pseudocodium (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta), including the description of P. natalense sp. nov. from South Africa
Phycologia 47: 225-235
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Maggs C.A., Verbruggen H. & De Clerck O. (2007)
Molecular systematics of red algae: building future structures on firm foundations
In: Brodie J., Lewis J.M. (eds.) Unravelling the algae: the past, present, and future of algal systematics. Taylor and Francis. pp 103-121
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Verbruggen H., Littler D.S. & Littler M.M. (2007)
Halimeda pygmaea and Halimeda pumila (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta): two new dwarf species from fore reef slopes in Fiji and the Bahamas
Phycologia 46: 513-520
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Leliaert F., De Clerck O., Verbruggen H., Boedeker, C. & Coppejans E. (2007)
Molecular phylogeny of the Siphonocladales (Chlorophyta: Cladophorophyceae)
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44: 1237-1256
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Verbruggen H., Leliaert F., Maggs C.A., Shimada S., Schils T., Provan J., Booth D., Murphy S., De Clerck O., Littler D.S., Littler M.M. & Coppejans E. (2007)
Species boundaries and phylogenetic relationships within the green algal genus Codium (Bryopsidales) based on plastid DNA sequences
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 44: 240-254
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De Clerck O., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., Lane C.E., De Paula J.C., Payo D.A. & Coppejans E. (2006)
A revised classification of the Dictyoteae (Dictyotales, Phaeophyceae) based on rbcL and 26S ribosomal DNA sequence analyses
Journal of Phycology 42: 1271-1288
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Verbruggen H., De Clerck O., N'Yeurt A.D.R., Spalding H. & Vroom P.S. (2006)
Phylogeny and taxonomy of Halimeda incrassata, including descriptions of H. kanaloana and H. heteromorpha spp. nov. (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
European Journal of Phycology 41: 337-362
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Verbruggen H., De Clerck O., Schils T., Kooistra W.H.C.F. & Coppejans E. (2005)
Evolution and phylogeography of Halimeda section Halimeda
Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 37: 789-803
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Verbruggen H., De Clerck O., Kooistra W.H.C.F. & Coppejans E. (2005)
Molecular and morphometric data pinpoint species boundaries in Halimeda section Rhipsalis (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
Journal of Phycology 41: 606-621
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Verbruggen H., De Clerck O. & Coppejans E. (2005)
Deviant segments hamper a morphometric approach towards Halimeda taxonomy
Cryptogamie Algologie 29: 259-274
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Verbruggen H., De Clerck O., Cocquyt E., Kooistra W.H.C.F. & Coppejans E. (2005)
Morphometric taxonomy of siphonous green algae: a methodological study within the genus Halimeda (Bryopsidales)
Journal of Phycology 41: 126-139
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Kooistra W.H.C.F. & Verbruggen H. (2005)
Genetic patterns in the calcified tropical seaweeds Halimeda opuntia, H. distorta, H. hederacea and H. minima (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) provide insights in species boundaries and inter-oceanic dispersal
Journal of Phycology 41: 177-187
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Coppejans E., Leliaert F. & Verbruggen H. (2005)
In: De Clerck O., Bolton J., Anderson R. & Coppejans E. (eds.) Guide to the seaweeds of Kwazulu-Natal. Scripta Botanica Belgica 33: 39-93
Verbruggen H. (2005)
Resegmenting Halimeda. Molecular and morphometric studies of species boundaries within a green algal genus
Doctoral thesis. April 22, 2005. Ghent University. 213 pp.
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Coppejans E., Leliaert F., Verbruggen H., De Clerck O., Schils T., De Vriese T. & Marie D. (2004)
The marine green and brown algae of Rodrigues (Mauritius, Indian Ocean)
Journal of Natural History 38: 2959-3020
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De Clerck O., Coppejans E., Schils T., Verbruggen H., Leliaert F., De Vriese T. & Marie D. (2004)
The marine red algae of Rodrigues (Mauritius, Indian Ocean)
Journal of Natural History 38: 3021-3057
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Schils T., Coppejans E., Verbruggen H., De Clerck O. & Leliaert F. (2004)
The marine flora of Rodrigues (Republic of Mauritius, Indian Ocean): an island with low habitat diversity or one in the process of colonization?
Journal of Natural History 38: 3059-3076
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Verbruggen H. & Kooistra W.H.C.F. (2004)
Morphological characterization of lineages within the calcified tropical seaweed genus Halimeda (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta)
European Journal of Phycology 39: 213-228
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Payri C.E., Pichon M., Benzoni F., N'Yeurt A., Verbruggen H., Andréfouët S. (2003)
Contribution à l'étude de la biodiversité dans les récifs coralliens de Wallis: scléractiniaires et macrophytes
Atelier Marin Wallis 2002: 54 pp.


Verbruggen H. (2001)
The ecology of phosphate uptake by macrophytes, with emphasis on Chara globularis (in Dutch)
Licentiate thesis. June 2001. Catholic University of Leuven.
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