Bryopsis ramulosa   Montagne,  1842 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Chlorophyta
Class: Bryopsidophyceae
Order:Bryopsidales
Family:Bryopsidaceae

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Description
Color: Dark green

Plants densely tufted; the coarse erect axes sparingly branched; branchlets short, uniform, in scattered unilateral series or pairs, chiefly near the middle of the axis, leaving the tip and stalk bare.


Synonym (s)
Bryopsis plumosa var. ramulosa (Montagne) Harvey, 1858
(Homotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Saurashtra (Lat: 21.97) (Long: 70.5) INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha Port (Lat: 22.47) (Long: 69.08) INDIA
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh (Lat: 22.6) (Long: 69.5) INDIA
• INDIA
• Gujarat, Gulf of Kachchh INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Parekh, RG; Maru, LV and Dave, MJ (1977) Chemical composition of green seaweeds of Saurashtra coast Botanica Marina Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 20 359-362 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Subba Rao, NV and Sastry, DRK (2005) Fauna of Marine National Park, Gulf of Kuchchh (Gujarat) ZSI 79 pp Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Oza, RM and Zaidi, SH (2001) A revised checklist of Indian marine algae Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (1997) Coastal marine environment of Gujarat 178pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Taylor, WR (1972) Marine algae of the eastern tropical and subtropical coasts of the Americas University of Michigan Press 870 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Bocas del Toro: Species database Available at - http://biogeodb.stri.si.edu/bocas_database/search/

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