Cocconeis pediculus   Ehrenberg,  1838 (Diatom)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Achnanthales
Family:Cocconeidaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Cocconeis communis f. pediculus (Ehrenberg) Chmielevski, 1885
Encyonema caespitosum var. pediculus (Ehrenberg) De Toni, 1891

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine

Biogeography


• Orissa, Chilika Lake INDIA (Record: 18/05/2001-21/05/2001, 18/08/2001-21/08/2001, 18/11/2001-21/11/2001)

Literature Source(s)
  • Rath, J and Adhikary, SP (2006) Seasonal variation of phytoplankton in Chilika Lake, east coast of India Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 28(1) 43-48 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
  • Center for algal microscopy - Procter and Gamble environmental stream facility Bowling Green State University (BGSU) Available at - http://www.bgsu.edu/departments/biology/facilities/algae/html/P_and_G_ESF.html
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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