Galaxaura lenta [Status Unaccepted]   Kjellman,  1900 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Nemaliales
Family:Galaxauraceae

Description
Plants tetrasporic, cortex 3 layered, only middle cortex calcified.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Reef Associated, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari (Lat: 8.08) (Long: 77.57) INDIA
• Lakshadweep (Lat: 11) (Long: 72.5) INDIA
• Lakshadweep (Lat: 10.5) (Long: 73) INDIA
• INDIA
• Lakshadweep INDIA
• SRI LANKA
• Lakshadweep, Bassas de Pedro (Lat: 13.5) (Long: 72.58) INDIA (Record: 12/1988) (Depth: 18-70 mts)
• Lakshadweep, Cora Divh (Lat: 13.75) (Long: 72.25) INDIA (Record: 12/1988) (Depth: 18-70 mts)
• Lakshadweep, Sesostris (Lat: 12.91) (Long: 72.08) INDIA (Record: 12/1988) (Depth: 18-70 mts)
• Maharashtra, Angria Bank (Lat: 16.45) (Long: 72.08) INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Papenfuss, GF; Mshigeni, KE and Chiang, YM (1982) Revision of the red algal genus Galaxaura with special reference to the species occurring in the western Indian Ocean Botanica Marina Walter de Gruyter and Co. Berlin. New York 25 401-444 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Papenfuss, GF; Mshigeni, KE and Chiang, YM (1982) Revision of the red algal genus Galaxaura with special reference to the species occurring in the western Indian Ocean Botanica Marina 25 401-444 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Jassund, E (1977) Marine algae in Tanzania VII Botanica Marina Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 20 415-425 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rao, MU (2006) Key to the identification of Indian red seaweeds Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario, volume 1. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 46-140 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Ambiye, V and Untawale, AG (1992) Deep water marine algal flora of the submerged banks off west coast of India Oceanography of the Indian Ocean Oxford and IBH, New Delhi 247-252 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/handle/2264/2975
  • Untawale, AG; Reddy, CRK and Ambiye, VD (1989) Marine algal flora of submerged Angria bank (Arabian sea) Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 18 207-209 Available at - NIO, Goa

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