Microcoleus chthonoplasts [Spelling Variation]   Zanardini ex Gomont  (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Oscillatoriales
Family:Phormidiaceae

Description
Occurs on mud flats and pneumatophores.


Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


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

Page last updated on:2011-04-13

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