Asked in Ecosystems
What is the scientific classification of red algae?
The scientific name for red algae is rhodophyta. It is mainly found on the bottom of the ocean and absorbs red light. ...
Asked in Botany or Plant Biology, Protists
Abiotic needs of red algae?
one abiotic factor affecting the abundance and distribution of red algae (scientific name rhodophyta) is sunlight as red algae depends almost only on sunlight as it needs this to carry out photosynthesis to gain their energy. Without the required sunlight, red algae cannot perform photosynthesis, which means they won't have the energy they need and therefore will find it difficult to survive. ...