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Concise reviews of seaweeds of current and future commercial interest

Critchley, A.T., Pereira, L., Buschmann, A.H., Hurtado, A.Q. and Borowitzka, M.A.ORCID: 0000-0001-6504-4563 (2020) Concise reviews of seaweeds of current and future commercial interest. Journal of Applied Phycology, 32 . pp. 1-2.

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The science of seaweeds (i.e., phycology, the study of algae including macroalgae) is many centuries old. Indeed, some of the earliest taxonomic names using the binomial system, as applied by Linnaeus to any living thing were given to common seaweeds (i.e., Fucus). The taxonomic work was soon followed by studies on their biology (structure and reproduction), physiology, ecology (zonation, ecosystem services) and distributions (phycogeography)...

Item Type: Journal Article
Murdoch Affiliation(s): Algae R&D Centre
School of Veterinary and Life Sciences
Publisher: Springer Verlag
Copyright: © 2020 Springer Nature
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