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By Catriona L. Hurd,Paul J. Harrison,Kai Bischof,Christopher S. Lobban

In coastal seas, from the tropics to the poles, seaweeds provide the power required to help diversified coastal marine lifestyles and supply habitat for invertebrates and fish. preserving the hugely winning technique and constitution of the 1st variation, this can be a synthesis of the function of seaweeds in underpinning the functioning of coastal ecosystems around the globe. it's been totally up to date to hide the most important advancements of the prior 20 years, together with present examine at the endosymbiotic beginning of algae, molecular biology together with 'omics', chemical ecology, invasive seaweeds, photobiology and pressure body structure. as well as exploring the procedures through which seaweeds, as members and groups, engage with their biotic and abiotic atmosphere, the ebook provides interesting new examine on how seaweeds reply to neighborhood and worldwide environmental switch. It continues to be a useful source for college kids and gives an access into the clinical literature of a variety of topics.

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