Re: Chloroplast symbiosis references

May 18, 2000
From: Kathe R. Jensen

Hi Bill,
I have the following additions to your list of references on chloroplast symbiosis:

Clark, K.B., Jensen, K.R. & Stirts, H.M. 1990. Survey for functional kleptoplasty among west Atlantic Ascoglossa (=Sacoglossa) (Mollusca: Opisthobranchia). Veliger 33: 339-345.

Clark, K.B. 1992. Plant-like animals and animal-like plants: symbiotic coevolution of ascoglossan (=sacoglossan) molluscs, their algal prey, and algal plastids. pp. 515-530 in (W. Reisser, ed.) Algae and symbioses: plants, animals, fungi, viruses, interactions explored. Biopress Ltd., Bristol, U.K.

Williams, S.I. & Walker, D.I. 1999. Mesoherbivore-macroalgal interactions: Feeding ecology of sacoglossan sea slugs (Mollusca, Opisthobranchia) and their effects on their food algae. Oceanography and Marine Biology Annual Review 37: 87-128.

Kathe R. Jensen

Jensen, K. R., 2000 (May 18) Re: Chloroplast symbiosis references. [Message in] Sea Slug Forum. Australian Museum, Sydney. Available from

Thanks Kathe,
I've added them before I forget

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