Ceramiales Wrangeliaceae

Spermothamnion sp

Distribution

Okha: N 22° 26.38'; E 69° 03.30' Sikka: N 22° 57.58'; E 70° 16.76'

Spermothamnion sp

Thallus form and type

Substratum

Occurrence

Season

Abundance

Description

Filamentous clumps

Intertidal rocks, stones, pebbles or shells

Mid littoral zone

November-April

Scanty

Plants dark red in colour, up to 5 cm in height, forming tufts, filamentous and freely branched with prostrate and erect filaments. Filaments uniseriate, uncorti-cated, prostrate filaments attached by means of rhizoidal cells ending with discs (Figs. a, b); Erect filaments branched with lateral and opposite branches (Fig. c).

Ceramiales, Wrangeliaceae

Wrangelia tanegana Harvey

Thallus form and type

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