8. Viruses of Seaweeds

  1. Christon J. Hurst2,3
  1. Declan C. Schroeder

Published Online: 6 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118025666.ch8

Studies in Viral Ecology: Microbial and Botanical Host Systems, Volume 1

Studies in Viral Ecology: Microbial and Botanical Host Systems, Volume 1

How to Cite

Schroeder, D. C. (2011) Viruses of Seaweeds, in Studies in Viral Ecology: Microbial and Botanical Host Systems, Volume 1 (ed C. J. Hurst), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118025666.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Departments of Biology and Music, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH, USA

  2. 3

    Engineering Faculty, Universidad del Valle, Ciudad Universitaria Meléndez, Santiago de Cali, Valle, Colombia

Author Information

  1. Marine Biological Association of the UK, Plymouth, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUN 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470623961

Online ISBN: 9781118025666

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Keywords:

  • seaweeds and viruses, of aquatic environments - ecological roles in communities;
  • viral infection strategies - algal viruses, host replication, lytic or latent infection cycle;
  • complexity of interactions, seaweeds and viruses - limited understanding, of virus interaction with hosts, and viral latency

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diversity

  • Viral Infection Strategies

  • Ecology

  • Summary

  • References