Ralfsia expansa [Status Unaccepted]   (J. Agardh) J. Agardh,  1848 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Phaeophyceae
Order:Ralfsiales
Family:Ralfsiaceae

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Description
Plurilocular sporangia partially biseriate. Unilocular sporangia with 1 celled stalk; no sterile cell on top of plurilocular sporangia.


Synonym (s)
Myrionema expansum J. Agardh, 1847

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.73) (Long: 83.27) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Maharashtra INDIA
• INDIA
• MOZAMBIQUE
• SEYCHELLES
• SOUTH AFRICA

Literature Source(s)
  • Balakrishnan, MS and Kinkar, VN A taxonomic account of Indian Ectocarpales and Ralfsiales 22341 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
  • Anderson, RJ and Stegenga, H (1989) Subtidal algal communities at Bird Island, Eastern Cape, South Africa Botanica Marina Walter de Gruyter, Berlin 32 299-311 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
  • 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
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa

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