Eucheuma denticulatum   (N. L. Burman) F. S. Collins & Hervey,  1917 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Class: Florideophyceae

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Synonym (s)
Fucus denticulatus Burman, 1768
(Homotypic synonym)
Eucheuma denticulatum (Burman) Collins & Hervey, 1917
Fucus spinosus Linnaeus, 1771
(Heterotypic synonym)
Sphaerococcus spinosus C. Agardh, 1822
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gigartina spinosa Greville, 1830
(Heterotypic synonym)
Eucheuma spinosum J. Agardh, 1852
(Heterotypic synonym)
Fucus muricatus S. Gmelin, 1768
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gigartina muricata (S. Gmelin) Lamouroux, 1813
(Heterotypic synonym)
Eucheuma muricatum (S. Gmelin) Weber-van Bosse, 1928
(Heterotypic synonym)
Grateloupia opposita Kutzing, 1867
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats



• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands (Lat: 11.12) (Long: 92.82) INDIA
• Gujarat, Okha (Lat: 22.48) (Long: 69.1) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar Island (Lat: 7.24) (Long: 93.74) INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andaman Islands INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Nicobar Islands INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Schils, T; Coppejans, E; Verbruggen, H; Clerck, OD and Leliaert, F (2004) The marine flora of Rodrigues (Republic of Mauritius, Indian Ocean): An island with low habitat diversity or one in the process of colonisation? Journal of Natural History Taylor and Francis 38 3059-3076
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at -
  • 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
  • Phang, SM (2006) Seaweed resources in Malaysia: Current status and future prospects 9(2) 185-202 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 -
  • 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

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