Asterionella glacialis   Castracane,  1886 ()
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Fragilariales
Family:Fragilariaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Asterionella japonica Cleve & Moller, 1905

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Coastal

Biogeography


• Orissa, Gopalpur (Lat: 19.1) (Long: 84.93) INDIA (Record: 02/2004-01/2005)
• Tamil Nadu, Off Tuticorin (Lat: 8.71) (Long: 78.2) INDIA (Record: 1987-1989)
• Orissa, Rushikulya Estuary (Lat: 19.37) (Long: 85.05) INDIA (Record: 11/01/1989-12/01/1989)
• Tamil Nadu, Kattumavadi INDIA (Record: 04/2002-03/2003)

Literature Source(s)
  • Panigrahy, RC; Mishra, S; Sahu, G and Mohanty, AK (2006) Seasonal distribution of phytoplankton in the surf waters off Gopalpur, east coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 48(2) 156-160 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
  • 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
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Gouda, R and Panigrahy, RC (1989) Diurnal variation of phytoplankton in Rushikulya estuary, east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences Scientific Publishers 18(4) 246-250 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Available at - http://www.serc.si.edu
  • Sridhar, R; Thangaradjou, T; Kumar, SS and Kannan, L (2006) Water quality and phytoplankton characteristics in the Palk Bay, southeast coast of India Journal of Environmental Biology Triveni Enterprises 27(3) 561-566 Available at - www.jeb.co.in/journal_issues/200607_jul06/paper_17.pdf

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