Tetraselmis hazeni   Butcher  (Algae)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Plantae
Phylum:Chlorophyta
Class: Prasinophyceae
Order:Chlorodendrales
Family:Chlorodendraceae

Description
Size: 10-11 μm broad, 12-15 μm long

Cells cordate with broad anterior end and depression, posterior slightly narrow in posterior region; chloroplast cup-shaped, pyrenoids single, axile towards posterior; flagella four, equal in length, as long as body, posteriorly inserted in the furrow.


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Ecology

Biogeography


• Maharashtra, Nalasopara Saltpans INDIA (Record: 10/2002-12/2002)

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


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