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Townsend, R.A.ORCID: 0000-0003-0417-2208 and Woelkerling, W.J. (1988) Sporolithon. In: Woelkerling, W.J., (ed.) The Coralline Red Algae. British Museum (Natural History)/Oxford University Press, London/Oxford, pp. 203-210.


Plants nongeniculate and epigenous or unattached, varying in form from applanate, crustose thalli to fruticose thalli composed entirely of protuberances; anchored to the substrate by cell adhesion, or growing unattached and forming spherical to irregularly shaped thalli; haustoria unknown.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Murdoch Affiliation: School of Biological and Environmental Sciences
Publisher: British Museum (Natural History)/Oxford University Press
Copyright: (c) British Museum (Natural History) 1988
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