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Planktonic Algae in the Marine Environment

  1. Larry E. Brand

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env182

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Brand, L. E. 2003. Planktonic Algae in the Marine Environment. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. University of Miami, Miami, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • Habitat Characteristics

  • Phylogenetic Relationships

  • Systematics

  • Evolutionary History and Fossil Record

  • Morphological Characteristics

  • Physiological Adaptations

  • Ecological Distributions

  • Effects on Biogeochemistry

  • Products from Marine Microalgae

  • Methods

Keywords:

  • algae;
  • biomass, algal;
  • marine environment;
  • phytoplankton;
  • planktonic algae;
  • planktonic microorganisms;
  • primary productivity