Phormidium retzii   (C. Agardh) Kutzing ex Gomont,  1892 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Oscillatoriales
Family:Phormidiaceae

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Description

Synonym (s)
Oscillatoria retzii C. Agardh, 1812
(Homotypic synonym)
Conferva retzii (C. Agardh) Sommerfelt, 1826
(Homotypic synonym)
Phormidium retzii (C. Agardh) Kutzing, 1843
(Homotypic synonym)
Microcoleus retzii (C. Agardh) Rabenhorst, 1847
(Homotypic synonym)
Lyngbya retzii (C. Agardh) Hansgirg, 1892
(Homotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Tamil Nadu, Arockiapuram Coast (Lat: 8.10) (Long: 77.57) INDIA (Record: 09/1995-11/1995)
• Tamil Nadu, Arockiapuram Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Roslin, AS; Rosakutty, PJ and Lazarus, S (1997) A study on the flora and fauna of Arockiapuram Coast of Tamil Nadu Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association 19(1-2) 55-61 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
  • Roslin, AS and Lazarus, S (1998) A preliminary study on the plankton of Arokiapuram coast Seaweed Research and Utilisation Seaweed Research and Utilisation Association, Tamil Nadu, India 20(1&2) 9-12 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/

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