Chnoospora bicanaliculata   V. Krishnamurthy & Thomas,  1977 (Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Phaeophyceae
Order:Scytosiphonales
Family:Chnoosporaceae

Description
Thallus slightly flattened grooved on both surfaces.


Synonym (s)
Dictyota obtusangula Kutzing, 1859

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Krusadai Island, Galaxea Reef INDIA (Record: 1940-1950)
• INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Arockiapuram Coast (Lat: 8.10) (Long: 77.57) INDIA (Record: 09/1995-10/1995)
• Kerala, Kollam INDIA (Record: 04/2007-09/2007)
• Kerala, Varkala INDIA (Record: 04/2007-09/2007)
• Kerala, Kollam Coast (Lat: 8.9) (Long: 76.63) INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Mandapam INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2008) The algal flora of Krusadai Island- It's past status and present decay Proceedings of the national symposium on marine and coastal ecosystems 27-29, August 2007. Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Marine Fisheries-623 520, Tamil Nadu, India 30 13-17 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
  • 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
  • Krishnamurthy, V (2006) Key to the taxonomic identification of green and brown marine algae of India Recent advances on applied aspects of Indian marine algae with reference to global scenario. Seaweed taxonomic identification, aquaculture, resource, environment, fouling and disease Central Salt and Marine Chemicals Research Institute, Bhavnagar 1 1-146 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Roslin, AS; Rosakutty, PJ and Lazarus, S (1997) A study on the flora and fauna of Arockiapuram Coast of Tamil Nadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 55-61 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Manilal, A; Sujith, S; Kiran, GS; Selvin, J; Shakir,C; Gandhimathi, R and Panikkar, MVN (2009) Biopotentials of seaweeds collected from southwest coast of India Journal of Marine Science and Technology 17(1) 67-73 Available at - http://www.jmst.org.tw/marine/17-1/67-73.pdf
  • Manilal, A; Sujith, S; Selvin, J; Kiran, GS; Shakir, C and Lipton, AP (2010) Antimicrobial potential of marine organisms collected from the southwest coast of India against multiresistant human and shrimp pathogens Scientia Marina CSIC 74(2) 287-296 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.3989/scimar.2010.74n2287
  • Sahoo, D; Nivedita and Debasish (2001) Seaweeds of Indian coast S. B. Nangia, A. P. H. Publishing Corporation, New Delhi 283 pp Available at - NIO, Goa

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