Kaladharan, P (2005) Gracilariopsis lemaneiformis (Bory) Dawson - a red alga reported from certain backwaters of Kerala. Journal of the Bombay Natural History Society, 102 (3). pp. 378-379.
A long cylindrical Thalloid multifariously branched red alga was reported from Dhalawapuram (Ashtamudl lake), Kadalundi (Kadalundinagaram) and Mopla Bay (Kannur) and was later identified as Graciiariopsis lemaneifonnis (Fig. 1). The salinity in all these regions ranged from 14 to 20 ppt during the non-monsoon period; during the SW monsoon, this species could not sustain drop in salinity below 8.0 ppt.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Gracilariopsis lemaneiformis; red alga; backwaters; Kerala|
|Divisions:||CMFRI-Cochin > Biodiversity|
|Depositing User:||Arun Surendran|
|Date Deposited:||04 May 2011 08:57|
|Last Modified:||09 Sep 2015 15:49|
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