First record of Botryocladia madagascariensis G. Feldmann (Rhodymeniaceae, Rhodophyceae) from the Gulf of Antalya (Mediterranean coast of Turkey)

Turna I., Cormaci M., Furnari G.

PLANT BIOSYSTEMS, vol.134, no.1, pp.111-115, 2000 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 134 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1080/11263500012331350415
  • Title of Journal : PLANT BIOSYSTEMS
  • Page Numbers: pp.111-115


This is the first record of Botryocladia madagascariensis from the Gulf of Antalya (Mediterranean Turkish coast). A description of the specimens collected as well as a key to the identification of Mediterranean species of the genus Botryocladia are also included. Some considerations on the distribution of B. madagascariensis, with reference to that of the related species B. botryoides are also made.