Book Volume 15 2017

Rhodolith/Maërl Beds: A Global Perspective

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ISBN: 978-3-319-29313-4 (Print) 978-3-319-29315-8 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. The Role of Rhodolith/Maërl Beds in Modern Oceans

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      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-26

      Natural History of Rhodolith/Maërl Beds: Their Role in Near-Shore Biodiversity and Management

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      Pages 27-53

      Coralline Algae as Recorders of Past Climatic and Environmental Conditions

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      Pages 55-85

      Effects of Ocean Warming and Acidification on Rhodolith/Maërl Beds

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      Pages 87-101

      Economic Importance of Coralline Carbonates

  3. The Role of Rhodolith/Maërl Beds in Historical Oceans

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 103-103

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      Pages 105-138

      Rhodoliths and Rhodolith Beds in the Rock Record

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      Pages 139-167

      Re-sedimented Rhodoliths in Channelized Depositional Systems

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      Pages 169-193

      Neogene Rhodoliths in the Mediterranean Basins

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      Pages 195-219

      Oligocene Rhodolith Beds in the Central Mediterranean Area

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      Pages 221-261

      Taphonomic Range and Sedimentary Dynamics of Modern and Fossil Rhodolith Beds: Macaronesian Realm (North Atlantic Ocean)

  4. Conservation Status of Rhodolith/Maërl at Major Ocean Basins

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 263-263

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      Pages 265-279

      North Atlantic Rhodolith Beds

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      Pages 281-298

      Mediterranean Rhodolith Beds

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      Pages 299-317

      South Atlantic Rhodolith Beds: Latitudinal Distribution, Species Composition, Structure and Ecosystem Functions, Threats and Conservation Status

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      Pages 319-333

      Eastern Pacific

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      Pages 335-347

      Western Pacific

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      Pages 349-359

      South Pacific

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 361-368