Gloeothece rupestris   (Lyngbye) Bornet,  1880 (Cyanobacteria formerly Blue Green Algae)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Bacteria
Phylum:Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order:Synechococcales
Family:Synechococcaceae

Description

Synonym (s)
Palmella rupestris Lyngbye, 1819
(Homotypic synonym)
Gloeothece rupestris var. maxima West, 1892
(Heterotypic synonym)
Gloeothece rupestris f. maxima Hollerbach, 1938
(Heterotypic synonym)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Rocky, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Gujarat, Gulf of Khambhat (Lat: 20.75) (Long: 73) INDIA
• Kerala, Balathuruthu INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Parikh, A; Shah, v and Madamwar, D (2006) Cyanobacterial flora from polluted marine shores Environmental Monitoring and Assessment Springer 120(1-3) 407-414 Available at - http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10661-005-9070-z
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • (2006) Algaebase Available at - http://www.algaebase.org/
  • Sanilkumar, M G; Dr.Joseph, K J; Dr. Saramma, A V (2009) Planktonic Microalgae Microalgae in the Southwest Coast of India 34-114 Available at - http://dyuthi.cusat.ac.in/xmlui/purl/1922

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