1st Edition

Coralline Algae A First Synthesis

By H.W. Johansen Copyright 1981

    This book is the first step at pulling together the voluminous but scattered information on coralline algae. Much can be said about these omnipresent plants of the sea, and the purpose here is to provide a coherent frame work of data and discussion.

    1. Scope and Diversity 2. Vegetative Cytology 3. Structure of Nonarticulated Coralline Algae 4. Structure of Articulated Coralline algae 5. Reproduction 6. Calcification 7. Phytogeography 8. Growth and Environment 9. Production 10. Reef Building 11. Fossil Coralline Algae 12. Taxonomy


    H.W. Johansen