Navicula cuspidata   Kuetz.  (Diatom)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Naviculales
Family:Naviculaceae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Adyar Estuary (Lat: 13.01) (Long: 80.28) INDIA (Record: 04/1998-03/1999)
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park INDIA (Record: 12/2004-07/2005)
• Tamil Nadu, Kattumavadi INDIA (Record: 04/2002-03/2003)

Literature Source(s)
  • Eswari, YNK and Ramani Bai, R (2002) Distribution and abundance of phytoplankton in the estuarine waters of Chennai, south east coast of India Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India The Marine Biological Association of India, Cochin 44(1 & 2) 205-211 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
  • Palanisamy, M (2007) Diatom flora in the Mahatma Gandhi Marine National Park, South Andaman Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 29(1 & 2) 145-149 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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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