Pterocladia heteroplatos   (Borgesen) Umamaheswara Rao & Kaliaperumal,  1982 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Gelidiales
Family:Pterocladiaceae

Description

Synonym (s)
Gelidium heteroplatos Borgesen, 1934
(Homotypic synonym)
Pterocladia heteroplatos (Borgesen) Umamaheswara Rao & Kaliaperumal, 1982
Chondrococcus hornemannii (Lyngbye) F.Schmitz, 1895
Chondrococcus hornemannii f. lambertii (Grunow) De Toni, 1905
Chondrococcus hornemannii var. tripinnatus (Hering) Tyson, 1910
Chondrococcus lambertii (Grunow) Schmitz, 1895
Chondrococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Delf & Michell, 1921
Desmia ambigua J.Agardh, 1852
Desmia hornemannii Lyngbye, 1819
Desmia lambertii Grunow, 1867
Desmia pulvinata J.Agardh, 1876
Desmia pulvinata J.Agardh, 1876
Desmia tripinnata (Hering) J.Agardh, 1852
Plocamium cincinnatum Montagne, 1850
Portieria coccinea Zanardini, 1851
Rhodymenia tripinnata Hering, 1846
Sphaerococcus lambertii var. gelatinosus Suhr, 1834
Sphaerococcus tripinnatus (Hering) Kutzing, 1849

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Coastal

Biogeography


• Kerala, Kollam Coast INDIA
• West Coast, Malabar (Lat: 9.97) (Long: 76.23) INDIA
• Maharashtra, Mumbai (Lat: 18.98) (Long: 72.83) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Kanniyakumari (Lat: 8.08) (Long: 77.57) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Krusadai Island (Lat: 9.23) (Long: 79.22) INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA
• Tamil Nadu INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.7) (Long: 83.3) INDIA
• Kerala INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam (Lat: 9.28) (Long: 79.12) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• INDIA
• KUWAIT
• SEYCHELLES
• SRI LANKA
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.24) (Long: 83.27) INDIA (Record: 03/2008-02/2009)
• Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam (Lat: 17.75) (Long: 83.35) INDIA (Record: 03/2008-02/2009)
• Kerala INDIA (Record: 08/1986-05/1987)

Literature Source(s)
  • Sindhu, P and Panikkar, MVN Marine algae of Kerala I: Gelidiales Seaweed Research and Utilization Seaweed Research and Utilization Association, Marine Fishereies-623 520, Tamil Nadu, India 14(2) 119-127 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
  • Bolton, JJ; Oyieke, HA and Gwada, P (2007) The seaweeds of Kenya: Checklist, history of seaweed study, coastal environment, and analysis of seaweed diversity and biogeography South African Journal of Botany 73 76-88 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • 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/
  • Lakshmi, KP and Rao, GMN (2009) Some numerical studies on marine algae of Visakhapatnam coast Journal of Algal Biomass Utilization Phyco Spectrum Inc 1 (1) 60–85 Available at - phycospectrum.com/paper6vol1no1.pdf
  • Chennubhotla, VSK; Ramachandrudu, BS; Kaladharan, P and Dharmaraja, SK (1988) Seaweed resources of Kerala coast Bulletin of the Department of Aquatic Biology and Fisheries CMFRI 7 69-74 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/7537/1/565-BULLETION_OF_THE__DEPT._OF_AQUAFIC_BIOLOGY_AND_FISHERIES_UNI._OF_KERALA.pdf

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