Hydrococcus rivularis   Kutzing  (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Chroococcales
Family:Hydrococcaceae

Description
Found epiphytic on Enteromorpha spp.


Synonym (s)
Oncobyrsa rivularis (Kutzing) Meneghini, 1846
(Homotypic synonym)
Entophysalis rivularis (Kutzing) Drouet, 1943
(Homotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Coastal

Biogeography


• Orissa, Gopalpur Coast INDIA (Record: 04/1999-06/1999)
• Orissa, Kusabhadra Estuary INDIA (Record: 04/1999-06/1999)

Literature Source(s)
  • Adhikary, SP (2000) A preliminary survey of algae of estuaries and coastal areas in Orissa Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu 22 (1 & 2) 1-5 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
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

Page last updated on:2010-09-23

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