Phormidium molle   (Kutzing) Gomont  1892 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Oscillatoriales
Family:Phormidiaceae

Description

Synonym (s)
Anabaina mollis Kutzing 1849
Anabaena mollis Kutzing
(Basionym)
Phormidium molle (Kutzing) Gomont 1892

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• INDIA (Record: 1996)
• MADAGASCAR (Record: 1996)
• Tamil Nadu, Vellaru INDIA (Record: 2001)

Literature Source(s)
  • Hussain, MI and Khoja, TM (1993) Intertidal and subtidal blue green algal mats of open and mangrove areas in the Farasan Archipelago (Saudi Arabia), Red Sea Botanica Marina 36 377-388 Available at - NCL, Pune
  • Silva, PC; Basson, PW and Moe, RL (1996) Catalogue of the benthic marine algae of the Indian Ocean University of California Press 79 1259 pp Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Selvakumar, G and Sundararaman, M (2007) Diversity of cyanobacterial flora in the backwaters of Palk Bay region Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 29(1 & 2) 139-144 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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