COST Action FA1406 (2015-2019)

Privacy Policy

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at
At we consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes in detail the types of personal information is collected and recorded by and how we use it.

Log Files
Like many other Websites, makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site - usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services's analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user's movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Personal informations
Registered members can modify their personal informations by connecting on the website or by contacting the webmaster at

When you send us contributions following a call for contribution:
Based on your consent (article 6.1.a) of the GDPR:

  • We collect and process your identification data (name, first name, title) [and professional data (quality)] for acknowledging your authorship;
  • We collect your contributions;
  • When so mentioned in the call for contributions, we publish your contributions with acknowledgment of authorship.

Acces to private website part is for Phycomorph members only. If you wish to join Phycomorph and add your scientific contribution, please contact B.Charrier

Cookies and Web Beacons
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Online Privacy Policy Only
This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

By using our website, you hereby consent to our privacy policy and agree to its terms.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on: Friday, June 22nd, 2012.
Should we update, amend or make any changes to our privacy policy, those changes will be posted here.