Biodiversity, biogeography and zonation of marine benthic micro-and macroalgae in the Artic and Antarctic

Angela Wulff, Katrin Iken, Maria Quartino, Adil Al-Handal, Chris Wiencke, Margaret Clayton

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Marine benthic macroalgae (seaweeds) and microalgae were first recorded from Arctic adn Antarctic regions in the first half of the 19th century. Most early studies were taxonomic and biogeographical, and hte majority concentrated on the most conspicuous forms, the seaweeds.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationBiology of polar benthic algae
EditorsProf Christian Wiencke
Place of PublicationBerlin Germany
PublisherWalter de Gruyter
Pages23 - 52
Number of pages30
ISBN (Print)9783110229707
Publication statusPublished - 2011

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