An introduction to the coralline algae

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  This website is a general introduction to the biology of coralline algae, and includes pointers to the latest family, subfamily and generic delimitations. Graphics and interactivity are now included where they improve clarity. In developing graphics, I have tried to reduce the number of images from publications of fellow 'corallinologists', but some are inevitiable. If you see an image from one of your publications, and you don't want it to appear here, please let me know and I will take it out.  


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By Derek W. Keats, Botany Department, University of the Western Cape,
Private Bag X17, Bellville 7575, South Africa

Updated: Thursday, November 30, 2006