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Phycology

5th edition (current edition)

Robert Edward Lee, Colorado State University
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Phycology is the study of algae, the primary photosynthetic organisms in freshwater and marine food chains. Since the publication of the first edition in 1981, this textbook has established itself as a classic resource on this subject. Aimed at upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in phycology, limnology and biological oceanography, this revised edition maintains the format of previous editions, whilst incorporating the recent developments in the field such as: the potential and challenges of producing algae biofuel; the proliferation of…
Frontmatter
pp i-iv
Dedication
pp v-vi
Contents
pp vii-x
Preface to the Fifth Edition
pp xi-xii
Preface to the First Edition
pp xiii-xiv
Part I - Introduction
pp 1-1
1 - Basic Characteristics of the Algae
pp 2-30
Part II - The Prokaryotic Algae
pp 31-31
2 - Cyanobacteria
pp 32-76
Part III - Evolution of the Chloroplast
pp 77-79
3 - Glaucophyta
pp 80-83
4 - Rhodophyta
pp 84-132
5 - Chlorophyta
pp 133-230
Part IV - Evolution of One Membrane of Chloroplast Endoplasmic Reticulum
pp 231-234
6 - Euglenophyta
pp 235-249
7 - Dinophyta
pp 250-297
8 - Apicomplexa
pp 298-302
Part V - Evolution of Two Membranes of Chloroplast Endoplasmic Reticulum and the Chlorarachniophyta
pp 303-308
9 - Cryptophyta
pp 309-317
10 - Heterokontophyta, Chrysophyceae
pp 318-333
11 - Heterokontophyta, Synurophyceae
pp 334-338
12 - Heterokontophyta, Eustigmatophyceae
pp 339-342
13 - Heterokontophyta, Pinguiophyceae
pp 343-344
14 - Heterokontophyta, Dictyochophyceae
pp 345-350
15 - Heterokontophyta, Pelagophyceae
pp 351-353
16 - Heterokontophyta, Bolidophyceae
pp 354-354
17 - Heterokontophyta, Bacillariophyceae
pp 355-396
18 - Heterokontophyta, Raphidophyceae
pp 397-400
19 - Heterokontophyta, Xanthophyceae
pp 401-411
20 - Heterokontophyta, Phaeothamniophyceae
pp 412-414
21 - Heterokontophyta, Phaeophyceae
pp 415-469
22 - Prymnesiophyta
pp 470-491
23 - Algae and the Environment
pp 492-509
Glossary
pp 510-525
Index
pp 526-535
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5th edition (current edition)
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Online ISBN: 9781316407219
Published online: 06 August 2018
Paperback ISBN: 9781107555655
Paperback publication date: 01 March 2018

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