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Freshwater algae of North America : ecology and classification

Freshwater algae of North America : ecology and classification

Author: John D Wehr; Robert G Sheath
Publisher: Amsterdam [etc.] : Academic Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

Algal ecologists and taxonomists play an important role in the understanding of aquatic ecosystems: their biodiversity, productivity, interactions with other organisms, and water quality. This book  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Classification
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: John D Wehr; Robert G Sheath
ISBN: 0127415505 9780127415505
OCLC Number: 212424810
Description: 1 online resource (Text. :) ill.
Contents: Introduction to Freshwater Algae.Freshwater Habits of Algae.Coccoid and Colonial Cyanobacteria.Filamentous Cyanobacteria.Red Algae.Flagellated Green Algae.Non-Motile Coccoid and Colonial Green Algae.Filamentous and Plant-Like Green Algae.Conjugating Green Algal Filaments and Desmids.Photosynthetic Euglenoids.Eustigmatophyte, Raphidophyte, and Tribophyte Algae.Non-Scaled Golden Algae.Haptophyte Algae.Synurophyte Algae.Centric Diatoms.Araphid and Monoraphid Diatoms.Symmetrical Naviculoid Diatoms.Eunotioid and Aysmmetrical Naviculoid Diatoms.Keeled Raphid Diatoms.Dinoflagellates.Cryptophyte Algae.Brown Algae.Use of Algae in Environmental Assessments.Control of Nuisance Algae.
Responsibility: edited by John D. Wehr and Robert G. Sheath.


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"Freshwater phycologists and aquatic microscopists will welcome this book as the first comprehensive, single-volume treatment of the freshwater algae in over half a century...The Editors and their Read more...

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