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ISRN Oceanography
Volume 2013, Article ID 470185, 12 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2013/470185
Research Article

Marine Benthic Algae of the Commander Islands (Pacific Coast of Russia) with Checklist Revised in 2012

Kamchatka Branch of Pacific Geographical Institute, Far Eastern Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatskii 683000, Russia

Received 19 October 2012; Accepted 5 December 2012

Academic Editors: H. J. Dowsett, S. Focardi, and J. O. Herrle

Copyright © 2013 Olga N. Selivanova and Galina G. Zhigadlova. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Supplementary Material

Checklist of the marine benthic algae of the Commander Islands is provided in Tables 1–3. Outdated or erroneous names of the species from our previous publications are cited in the tables, and comments are provided on the current taxonomic position of algae. At present, the marine flora of the Commander Islands is known to contain 187 species (36 Chlorophyta; 38 Ochrophyta, class Phaeophyceae and 113 Rhodophyta), 44 are new records since our previous checklist published in 1997.

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