Dasya flagellifera   Borgesen,  1934 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Florideophyceae

Size: Height 14 cm

Branching pattern irregular. Pseudolaterals flagella like slightly curved inside in such a way that it lies parallel to the main axis. Pericentral cells - axial cell surrounded by 5-pericentral cell alternating with a rhizoidal cell. Tetrasporangial stichidia ovate-oblong to sub cylindrical.

Synonym (s)
Dasya flagellifera Borgesen, 1934

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Gujarat, Port Okha (Lat: 22.47) (Long: 69.08) INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha INDIA
• Tamil Nadu INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Krishnamurthy, V and Varadarajan, K (1991) Studies on the Dasyaceae from India I. The genus Dasya Seaweed Research and Utilization Seaweed Research and Utilization Association, Marine Fishereies-623 520, Tamil Nadu, India 14(1) 45-52 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Basson, PW (1979) Marine algae of the Arabian Gulf coast of Saudi Arabia Botanica Marina 22 65-82 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
  • Jadiye, SU and Rao, PSN (2007) A new species of Dasya (Rhodophyta, Ceramiales) from the Dapoli coast of Maharashtra, India Feddes Repertorium John Wiley & Sons, Ltd 118(1-2) 60–64 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fedr.200611127
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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