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Endophytic algae found in Indian Ocean

A species of algae previously reported to inhabit the seas around the British Isles and the East China Sea has now been found thriving in the Indian Ocean. The algae belong to a type known as endophytic — meaning they are microscopic in size and found living inside macroscopic seaweeds. Continue reading Endophytic algae found in Indian Ocean