Micro algae

Gopinathan, C P and Jayasurya, P K and Kaliamoorthy, M and Giri, Sunirmal (2005) Micro algae. CMFRI Special Publication Mangrove ecosystems: A manual for the assessment of biodiversity, 83 . pp. 20-35.



The present work pertains to the micro flora of selected mangroves of India. The littoral diatoms are found to occur in the sediment as well as attached to the decaying leaves of mangrove plants. Few of them are true plankton, which are brought to the mangroves during high tide. Altogether 48 genera and 2 general of blue green have been described under which 80 species have been found in the Indian mangroves.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Micro algae; Mangrove
Subjects:Marine Ecosystems > Mangroves
Marine Biology > Phytoplanktons
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:3686
Deposited By:Arun Surendran
Deposited On:04 Oct 2010 12:44
Last Modified:04 Oct 2010 12:44

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