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Algal Systematics and Biodiversity

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Jaanika Blomster

Department of Environmental Sciences
P.O. Box 65 (Viikinkaari 1)
FI-00014 University of Helsinki
Finland

jaanika.blomster(at)helsinki.fi

Tel: +358-(0)9-19157822

Publications

Rintala, J-M., Hällfors, H., Hällfors, S., Hällfors G., Majaneva M. & Blomster, J. 2010.
Heterocapsa arctica subsp. frigida, subsp. nov. (Peridiniales, Dinophyceae) – Description
of a new dinoflagellate and its occurrence in the Baltic Sea. Journal of Phycology (in
press).

Kostamo, K., Blomster, J., Korpelainen, H., Kelly, J. & Maggs, C.A. 2008. New microsatellite markers for Ulva intestinalis (Chlorophyta) and the transferability of markers across species of Ulvaceae. Phycologia, 47(6) 580-587.

Blomster, J. 2008. Rakenne – yksisoluiset levät. In Piirainen, M. Kasvit ja sienet (ed.) WSOY, 270 pp. (pages 166-171)

Blomster, J. 2008. Lisääntyminen ja leviäminen - yksisoluiset levät. In Piirainen, M. (ed.) Kasvit ja sienet. WSOY, 270 s. (pages 222-227)

Blomster, J. 2008. Kasvien elämä vedessä ja levät. In Salmia, A. (Ed.): Johdatus kasvitieteeseen, kurssimoniste. Helsingin yliopisto, 135 pp.

Rintala, J-M., Spilling, K. & Blomster, J. 2007. Dark survival of Scirppsiella hangoei (Dinophyceae) using a resting cell. Marine Biology, 152 (1): 57-62

Maggs, C., Blomster, J., Brodie, J., Kelly, J., Mineur, F., Nielsen, R., O’Kelly, C.J., Rinkel, B. & Wilkinson, M. 2007. Ulvales. In Broadie et al. (Eds.) Green Seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. 242 pp.

Hayden, H., Blomster, J., Maggs , C.A. , Silva, P.C., Stanhope, M.J & Waaland, J.R. 2003. Linnaeus was right all along: Ulva and Enteromorpha are not distinct genera. European Journal of Phycology , 38: 277 294. PDF

Blomster, J., Bäck, S., Fewer, D.P., Kiirikki, M., Lehvo, A., Maggs , C.A. and Stanhope, M.J. 2002. Green tide conditions trigger novel morphology in Enteromorpha . American Journal of Botany , 89: 1756-1763.

Blomster, J., Hoey, E.M., Maggs , C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. 2000. Species-specific oligonucleotide probes for macroalgae: molecular discrimination of two marine fouling species of Enteromorpha (Chlorophyceae). Molecular Ecology 9, 177-186.

Bäck, S., Lehvo, A. & Blomster, J. 2000. Mass occurrence of unattached Enteromorpha intestinalis on the Finnish Baltic coast. Ann. Bot. Fennici 37: 155-161.

Blomster, J. 2000. Molecular and morphological approaches to the evolutionary history of the Enteromorpha-Ulva species complex. Walter and Andree de Nottbeck Foundation Scientific Reports 20, 24 pp.

Blomster, J. 2000. Molecular and morphological approaches to the taxonomy of Enteromorpha , Chlorophyta. Ph.D. -thesis. Queen's University of Belfast . 174 pp + Appendices.

Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. 1999. Extensive intraspecific morphological variation in Enteromorpha muscoides (Chlorophyta) revealed by molecular analysis. Journal of Phycology 35, 575-586.

Tan, I. H., Blomster, J., Hansen, G., Leskinen, E., Maggs, C. A., Mann D. G., Stanhope, M. J. & Sluiman, H. J. 1999. Molecular phylogenetic evidence for a reversible morphogenetic switch controlling the gross morphology of two common genera of green seaweeds, Ulva and Enteromorpha . Molecular Biology and Evolution 16(8), 1011-1018.

Blomster, J., Maggs, C.A. & Stanhope, M.J. 1998. Molecular and morphological analysis of Enteromorpha intestinalis and E. compressa (Chlorophyta) in the British Isles . Journal of Phycology 34, 319-340.

Kiirikki, M. & Blomster, J. 1996. Wind induced upwelling as a possible explanation for mass occurrences of epiphytic Ectocarpus siliculosus (Phaeophyta) in the northern Baltic Proper. Marine Biology 127, 353-358.

Blomster, J. 1996. Ravinnekuormituksen vaikutus rantavyöhykkeen leväyhteisöihin ja vaikutusten arvioinnissa käytety menetelmät. Luonto ja Luonnonvarat 5, 45 pp.

Blomster, J. 1995. Makroleväkasvillisuuden seuranta Tvärminnen, Inkoon ja Pernajan ulkosaaristoissa vuosina 1993-1994. Pro gradu (M.Sc.) University of Helsinki . 58 pp + Appendices.