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Red Tides and Other Harmful Algal Blooms

  1. Karen A. Steidinger

Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

DOI: 10.1002/0471263397.env266

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology

How to Cite

Steidinger, K. A. 2003. Red Tides and Other Harmful Algal Blooms. Encyclopedia of Environmental Microbiology. .

Author Information

  1. Florida Marine Research Institute, St. Petersburg, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2003

Abstract

  • The Causative Organisms (Algae)

  • Effects and Impacts (Harmful)

  • Blooms

Keywords:

  • algal blooms;
  • biotoxins;
  • brown tide;
  • harmful algal blooms (HAB);
  • paralytic shellfish poisoning;
  • phycotoxins;
  • red tide