Contribution to the flora of marine algae of the coastal zone of the northeastern part of the Sea of Okhotsk

N. V. Evseeva



The revision of the herbarium material, collected in the northern part of the Sea of Okhotsk in 1965–1966 and stored in VNIRO, allowed to expand the taxonomic list of macrophyte algae of the coastal zone of this area. The locations of discovery of 24 previously unmentioned species are described. Myrionema balticum, Ulvella repens, Syncoryne reinkei, Acrochaetium arcuatum were found in the Sea of Okhotsk for the first time. Most species new for the Sea of Okhotsk is represented by epiphytes of the family Ulvellaceae (Chlorophyta). The final taxonomic list of this region, including literature data, consists of 169 species.

Key words: epiphyte, flora, macrophyte, seaweeds, Sea of Okhotsk

Section: Algae

How to cite

Evseeva N. V. 2018. Contribution to the flora of marine algae of the coastal zone of the northeastern part of the Sea of Okhotsk. Novosti Sist. Nizsh. Rast. 52(1): 63–73.


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