Seaweeds of Kerala Coast, India An outcome of the expensive field explorations and provides a comprehensive taxonomic account of seaweed flora of Kerala state. Detailed descriptions and distribution of each taxon, including field and microscopic photographs and illustrations.
Contents: Preface. Foreword. Photo plates. 1. Introduction. 2. Study area. 3. Plan of work. 4. Analysis of seaweed flora. 5. Factors affecting seaweed vegetation. 6. Conservation strategies. 7. Systematic treatment: (i) Class: Chlorophyceae. (ii) Class: Phaeophyceae. (iii) Class: Rhodophyceae. 8. References. 9. Appendices. 10. Index to botanical names.