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The seaweed flora of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, Antarctic
Admiralty Bay is located on the western side of King George Island. Although several research teams of different nationalities have carried out surveys in the region for decades, there are only two publications dealing ...
Minerals in edible seaweed: health benefits and food safety issues
(Taylor and Francis, 2020)
An adequate daily intake of minerals is essential for the prevention of chronic nutrition-related and degenerative diseases, including cancer, cardiovascular disease, and obesity. Seaweeds are marine aquatic vegetable that ...
Effect of seaweed on phosphorus available of a soil derived from volcanic ash.
(American Society of Agronomy, 1971)
A volcanic ash-derived soil was incubated uo to 93 days with different amounts of seaweed. P was then extracted using an anion exchange resin method, and it was found that extractable P increased with increasing amounts ...
Seaweed production: overview of the global state of exploitation, farming and emerging research activity
The use of seaweeds has a long history, as does the cultivation of a select and relatively small group of species. This review presents several aspects of seaweed production, such as an update on the volumes of seaweeds ...
Seaweeds ecology and climate change
(CRC Press - Taylor & Francis Group, 2013)
The goal of this chapter ´Seaweeds Ecology and Climatic Change´ is to introduce basic concepts on seaweeds´ ecology and to emphasize their ecologic role, within the phenomena of climatic change occurring on Earth. We will ...
Intertidal seaweeds from North Atlantic Patagonian coasts, Argentina
The coasts located between 39°S and 41°S in the Argentinean biogeographic province have been described by impoverished seaweed assemblages, however the floristic information about this region is sparse. The aim of this ...
Identification of Polyphenols from Chilean Brown Seaweeds Extracts by LC-DAD-ESI-MS/MS
(Taylor and Francis Inc., 2019)
Polyphenol profiles were characterized in extracts of three Chilean brown seaweeds, Durvillaea antarctica (Chamisso) Hariot, Lessonia spicata (Suhr) Santelices, and Macrocystis integrifolia (Bory) by liquid chromatography ...
Changes in biomass and botanical composition of beach-cast seaweeds in a disturbed coastal area from Argentine Patagonia
Trends in wrack composition and biomass, and its relationship with the anthropogenic impact were studied along a coastal area in Nuevo Gulf (south Patagonia) in front of Puerto Madryn city. Beach-cast macroalgae composition ...
Methylglyoxal metabolism in seaweeds during desiccation [Metabolismo de metilglioxal en macroalgas durante desecación]
(Universidad de Valparaiso, 2016)
The invasive kelp Undaria pinnatifida (Phaeophyceae, Laminariales) reduces native seaweed diversity in Nuevo Gulf (Patagonia, Argentina)
(Kluwer Academic/plenum Publ, 2004-12)
The kelp Undaria pinnatifida (Phaeophyceae) is a seaweed native to northeast Asia, but during the last two decades, it has been accidentally or intentionally introduced in several temperate coasts worldwide. In central ...