Botryocladia botryoides   (Wulfen) J. Feldmann,  1941 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Rhodophyta
Class: Florideophyceae
Order:Rhodymeniales
Family:Rhodymeniaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Chrysymenia uvaria (J. A. Murray) C. Agardh, 1842
(Heterotypic synonym)
Botryocladia uvaria (J. A. Murray) Harvey, 1853
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gastroclonium uvaria (J. A. Murray) Kutzing, 1843
(Heterotypic synonym)
Fucus botryoides Wulfen, 1789
(Homotypic synonym)
Fucus botryoides Wulfen in Jacquin, 1791
Botryocladia botryoides (Wulfen) J. Feldmann, 1941
Chrysymenia uvaria J. Agardh, 1842
Fucus uvarius J. A. Murray, 1774
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gigartina uvaria (J. A. Murray) J. V. Lamouroux, 1813
(Heterotypic synonym)
Chondria uvaria (J. A. Murray) C. Agardh, 1822
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Coastal

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Dwarka Coast (Lat: 22.23) (Long: 68.97) INDIA
• INDIA
• MADAGASCAR
• SRI LANKA
• Gujarat, Okha Port INDIA (Record: 05/2004-07/2004)

Literature Source(s)
  • 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/
  • Thakur, MC; Reddy, CRK and Jha, B (2008) Seasonal variation in biomass and species composition of seaweeds stranded along Port Okha, northwest coast of India Journal of Earth System Science Springer 117(3) 211–218 Available at - http://www.springerlink.com/content/t71wx618175657h3/fulltext.pdf

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