Melosira granulata   (Ehrenberg) Ralfs,  1861 (Diatom)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Melosirales
Family:Melosiraceae

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Description

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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Vellar Estuary (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.77) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Off Tuticorin (Lat: 8.71) (Long: 78.2) INDIA (Record: 1987-1989)
• West Bengal, Hugli Matla Estuary INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Joseph, SP (1975) Seasonal distribution of phytoplankton in the vellar estuary, east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences The Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, New Delhi in association with The Indian National Science Academy, New Delhi 4(1) 198-200 Available at - NIO, RC, Kochi
  • Hussain, SM Brief report on biodiversity in the coastal areas of Pakistan p 113
  • Desikachary, TV First list of diatoms of the Indian Ocean region University Botany Laboratory, Madras 600 005 1-139 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Subramanian, SK and Krishnamurthi, MS (1997) Studies on the species composition of neritic diatoms in the aquatic realm off Tuticorin Coast in the Gulf of Mannar-Bay of Bengal Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 1-11 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Shetty, HPC; Saha, SB and Ghosh, BB (1963) Observations on the distribution and fluctuations of plankton in the Hooghly-Matlah estuarine system, with notes on their relation to commercial fish landings Indian Journal of Fisheries Indian Council of Agricultural Research 8 (2) 326-363 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Protist information server Available at - http://protist.i.hosei.ac.jp/

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