Cystoseira indica ( & Doshi) Mairh
Cystoseira indica (Thivy & Doshi) Mairh 1968: 78-83, figs. 1-6
Status of name
This name is currently regarded as a taxonomic synonym of Polycladia indica (Thivy & Doshi) Draisma, Ballesteros, F.Rousseau & T.Thibaut
Stokeyia indica Thivy & Doshi
Type locality: Porbandar, Gujarat, India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996: 648).
Origin of species name
Adjective A (Latin), pertaining to India (Stearn 1973).
No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.
This is a marine species.
Nematicidal activity (Abid et al. 2005). - (22 May 2007) - Wendy Guiry
Detailed distribution with sources
(as Cystoseira indica (Thivy & Doshi) Mairh)
South-west Asia: India (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Sahoo et al. 2001), Oman (Wynne & Jupp 1998), Pakistan (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996, Abid et al. 2005), Qatar (Silva, Basson & Moe 1996).
Abid, M., Zaki, M.J., Khan, M.Q. & Sattar, A. (2005). Use of marine algae for the management of root-knot nematode (Meloidogyne javanica in okra ant tomato plants . Int. J. Phycol. Phycochem. 1(2): 187-192.
SAG Cultures may be viewed at http://sagdb.uni-goettingen.de/showstrains.php?genus=Cystoseira&species=indica
Cultures from the Scandinavian Culture Collection of Algae at the University of Copenhagen (SCCAP) and Protozoa may be viewed at http://www.sccap.dk/search/algaebase.asp?Genus=Cystoseira&Species=indica
Created: 24 September 1999 by M.D. Guiry
Verified by: 22 May 2007 by Wendy Guiry
Accesses: This record has been accessed by users 1082 times since it was created.
(Please note: only references with the binomials in the title are included. The information is from the Literature database.)
Afaq-Husain, S. & Shameel, M. (1999). Studies on the structure and reproduction of populations of Cystoseira indica (Fucales, Phaeophyta) from Pakistan. Botanica Marina 42: 593-598, 15 figs.
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Cite this record as:
Guiry, M.D. & Guiry, G.M. 2014. AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. http://www.algaebase.org; searched on 12 March 2014.
Algaebase taxon LSID: urn:lsid:algaebase.org:taxname:63585