Variations in growth and mannitol and alginic acid Contents of Sargassum myriocystum J. Agardh

Kalimuthu, S (1980) Variations in growth and mannitol and alginic acid Contents of Sargassum myriocystum J. Agardh. Indian Journal of Fisheries, 27 (1&2). pp. 265-266.

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Abstract

Studies on the changes in growth and mannitol and algindc acid contents of Sargassum myriocystum carried out for one year, 1969, are presented. Young plants tppeared from December to March and reached a maximum size during the period, May to August. The estimated mannitol content was 1.8 to 5.0% and the yield of alginic acid was 14.26 to 26.07%.

Item Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:mannitol; alginic acid; Sargassum myriocystum
Subjects:Algae
Divisions:CMFRI-Cochin > Fishery Environment
ID Code:647
Deposited By:Dr. V Mohan
Deposited On:25 May 2010 15:45
Last Modified:25 May 2010 15:45

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