Bifurcaria bifurcata is a southern species found on the Atlantic coast of France, Spain and Portugal and extending to the south and west coasts. Bifurcaria bifurcata , Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at: ?p=taxdetails&id= on . Bifurcaria bifurcata. No image available for this species; drawing shows typical species in this Family. Classification / Names Common names | Synonyms | CoL .

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Algaebase is sponsored by: Spatiotemporal variations of diterpene production in the brown macroalga Bifurcaria bifurcata from the western coasts of Brittany France.

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Flora phycologica iberica Vol. Bifurcaria bifurcatta at Bifudcata. Rounded air bladders sometimes present Pereira, Further information sources Search biifurcata Halidrys siliquosa also occurs in similar pools but is profusely alternately branched with compressed fronds in the plane of branching, and commonly has compartmented floation structures with the shape of pea-pods.

Site maintained by M. Screening of antibacterial activity in marine green and brown macroalgae Note that images and other media featured on this page are each governed by their own terms and conditions and they may or may not be available for reuse. Phylogenetic relationships within the Fucales Phaeophyceae assessed by the photosystem I coding psa A sequences.


In Britain and Ireland mostly found in pools at about MTL, occasionally at low water on wave-washed ledges. Olive-yellow in bkfurcaria, but much darker when dry. Bibliography 12 link s available. Citing AlgaeBase Cite this record as: National Trust Species Records. Also known as Bifurcaria rotunda Hudson Papenfuss and B.

An extract from the brown alga Bifurcaria bifurcata induces irreversible arrest of cell proliferation in a non-small-cell bronchopulmonary carcinoma line.

Holdfast expanded and knobbly. Summary Description Up to 50 cm in length. The impact of climate change on subtidal and intertidal benthic species in Scotland.

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Welcome Q and A What are seaweeds? Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, Citation This review can be cited as: Key references Braune, W. Verification of data Users are responsible for verifying the accuracy of information before use, as noted on the website Content page.

Fronds tough, cylindrical, smooth, narrowly forked from about half way up the thallus. Bifurcaria bifurcata in rock pool.

Food and Bioprocess Technology 9 3: It is absent bifurcagia Scotland. Up to 30 cm in length. Holdfast expanded and knobbly. Marine Drugs 15, Proceedings of the Royal Bifhrcaria Academy 62B: A check-list and atlas of the seaweeds of Britain and Ireland. Very dark when dry. The species directory of the marine fauna and flora of the British Isles and surrounding seas. Notes on the attachment of zygotes and germlings of Bifurcaria bifurcata Ross Phaeophyceae, Fucales Note.


S hydroxygeranylgeraniol-derived diterpenes from the brown alga Bifurcaria bifurcata.

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Further south on open rock at low water, sometimes zone-forming. Global map of species distribution using gridded data.

UK Biodiversity Action Plan habitats. Air bladders, if present, are small. Habitat Bifurcaria bifurcata is usually bifuurcata in rock pools on the middle and lower shore, particularly on exposed beaches.

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Comparison of the frondose Sargassum muticum Yendo Fensholt and the cylindrical Bifurcaria bifurcata R. Manx Biological Recording Partnership, Cylindrical fronds, unbranched near base then bifucata dichotomously but generally with different sizes which gives a typical zigzag aspect. Scottish National Heritage Hiscock, S.