Anabaenopsis circularis   (G. S. West) Woloszynska & V. Miller,  1923 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Nostocales
Family:Nostocaceae

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Description
Size: Cells 1-2 μm long, 2-3 μm broad

Trichomes free-swimming, very short, spirally coiled, cells spherical, granulated, spherical heterocyst.


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Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai, Ammapattinam INDIA
• Maharashtra, Nalasopara Saltpans INDIA (Record: 10/2002-12/2002)
• Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai, Kattumavadi INDIA
• Tamil Nadu, Pudukottai, Prathaparamanpattinam INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Velankar, DA and Chaugule, BB (2007) Algae of the saltpans of Nalasopara, Mumbai Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 29(1 & 2) 273-278 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
  • Cyanosite Available at - http://www-cyanosite.bio.purdue.edu/index.html
  • Nedumaran, T and Manokaran, S (2009) Cyanobacterial flora in some salt pans of Pudukkottai district, Tamil Nadu, India Journal of Phytology 1(3) 169–171 Available at - http://journal-phytology.com/article/view/699/588
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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