Phycological resources and collections

Index Nominum Algarum
Catalogue of the Benthic Marine Algae of the Indian Ocean
Phycotheca Boreali-Americana
Algae Research at the Smithsonian Institution
The Fritsch collection
Aussie Algae
Ralf Wagner: Kleine Lebewesen mit dem Mikroskop betrachtet
Sigrid Berger: Photo-Atlas of living Dasycladales
Hokkaido University Herbarium (SAP)
Tree of Life Web Project (ToL)
All about algae: more links to algal sites
Phycologia Australica
Biodiversity Heritage Library
Atlas deutscher Meeresalgen
Icones of Japanese algae v.2
Icones of Japanese algae v.3
Icones of Japanese algae v.4
Florideernes morphologi
A popular history of British sea-weeds
Sea mosses
Photographs of British algae: cyanotype impressions | on flickr

Plankton Chronicles by Christian Sardet (CNRS, Villefranche sur Mer)

Phycological journals

Journal of Phycology

European Journal of Phycology


Botanica Marina

Cryptogamie Algologie


Algological Studies

Notulae Algarum (On-line journal published by AlgaeBase)

Digital libraries (open access)

The Internet Archive’s Digital Books Collections
The Biodiversity Heritage Library
Digital Archive Collections at the University of Hawai’i at Manoa Library

Websites of (phycological) colleagues and labs

Phycology Research Group (Ghent University)
Laboratory of Protistology & Aquatic Ecology (Ghent University)
The Phycolab, Juan Lopez-Bautista’s Lab, University of Alabama
Heroen Verbruggen (Melbourne University)
Algal Biodiversity Lab, Sherwood Lab, University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Karolina Fucikova
Suzanne Fredericq’s Seaweeds Lab, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
John A. West (University of Melbourne)
Phycology research group in Prague
Louise Lewis Lab
The Ohio University Algae Home Page
The Delwiche Lab, University of Maryland
Station Biologique de Roscoff
Algal Systematics group – Muséum National d’Histoire Naturelle
Michael Guiry’s Seaweed Site
The Saunders Lab (University of New Brunswick)
The Zechman Lab (California State University, Fresno)
Debashish Bhattacharya’s lab (The University of Iowa)
Michael Wynne’s homepage (University of Michigan)
Silliman University Marine Laboratory
Marine Labs and Institutes
Lobophora Global Biodiversity Census by Christophe Vieira

Phycological societies

International Phycological Society
International Seaweed Association
Phycological Society of America
British Phycological Society
Phycological Society of France
Spanish Phycological Society
Italian Phycological Society
Hellenic Phycological Society
Federation of European Phycological Societies (FEPS)
The Korean Society of Phycology
Phycological Society of Southern Africa
Sociedade Brasileira de Ficologia

Phylogeny and bioinformatics

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
European Bioinformatics Institute
Ape homepage
evolve.zoo (University of Oxford)
Center for Biological Sequence Analysis (Technical University of Denmark)
Page lab (University of Glasgow)
Brian Moore (UC, Berkeley)
David Posada (University of Vigo)
The phylodiversity network

Nomenclature and taxonomy

International Code of Botanical Nomenclature (Vienna Code, 2006)
The International Plant Names Index (IPNI)
Index Nominum Genericorum (ING)
Dictionary of Botanical Epithets
Biographical Etymology of Marine Organism Names

Useful links

18 tips for giving a horrible presentation


Diversity and Evolution of Algae

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