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Algae of Australia: Marine Benthic Algae of Lord Howe Island and the Southern Great Barrier Reef, Volume 2: Brown Algae

Flora / FaunaIdentification Key

Series: Algae of Australia Volume: 2

By: Gerald T Kraft

364 pages, Col plates, b/w illus

CSIRO

Hardback | Mar 2010 | #183041 | ISBN-13: 9780643097377
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NHBS Price: £140.00 $178/€167 approx

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This volume includes 7 orders, 12 families, 38 genera and 92 species of benthic brown algae. It includes an introduction to the islands, identification keys to genera and species and a comprehensive description and discussion of each taxon. The genera Lucasia (Sporochnales) and Herringtonia (Dictyotales) are newly described, as are 29 species of the genera Discosporangium, Feldmannia, Hincksia, Hecatonema, Myrionema, Streblonema, Compsonema, Myriactula, Lucasia, Sphacelaria, Dictyota, Distromium, Lobophora, Padina, Spatoglossum and Sargassum.


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