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- van Hees, DanielH., et al. Show all 5 Authors
- Marine biology 2017 v.164 no.4 pp. 74
- Phaeophyceae; cell walls; coasts; ecosystems; environmental factors; herbivores; latitude; macroalgae; phenolic compounds; photosynthetically active radiation; salinity; Australasian region; Western Australia
- ... Phenolic compounds are found in all brown macroalgae and function as cell wall structure, UV protection and as herbivore deterrents. The concentrations of phenolic compounds vary among taxa and between temperate and tropical ecosystems. Australasia has high concentrations of soluble phenolics compared to other regions. Presently, relationships between phenolic concentrations and environmental grad ...