Mucor hiemalis   Wehmer,  1903 (Marine Fungus)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Fungi
Phylum:Zygomycota
Class: Zygomycetes
Order:Mucorales
Family:Mucoraceae

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Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Sandy, Coastal

Biogeography


• Kerala, Mangalvan (Lat: 10) (Long: 76.3) INDIA (Depth: 1 mts)
• Kerala, Mangalvan (Lat: 9.98) (Long: 76.26) INDIA (Depth: 1 mts)
• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram (Lat: 11.48) (Long: 79.76) INDIA (Record: 06/2007)
• Tamil Nadu, Pichavaram Mangrove Forest (Lat: 11.45) (Long: 79.78) INDIA
• Orissa, Ganjam Coast INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Prabhakaran, N and Gupta, R (1990) Activity of soil fungi of Mangalvan, the mangrove ecosystem of Cochin backwater Fishery technology(India) Society of Fisheries Technologists, India 27 157-159 Available at - http://drs.nio.org/drs/bitstream/2264/2430/2/Fish_Technol_27_157.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Kandikere, RS (2009) Fungal diversity of Pichavaram mangroves, southeast coast of India Nature and Science Marsland Press 7(5) 67-75 Available at - http://www.sciencepub.net/nature/0705/09_0766_sridhar_Text_ns0705.pdf
  • Muthezhilan, R; Ashok, and Jayalakshmi, S (2007) Production and optimization of thermostable alkaline xylanase by Penicillium oxalicum in solid state fermentation African Journal of Microbiology Research Academic Journals 1(2) 20-28 Available at - http://www.academicjournals.org/ajmr/abstracts/abstracts/abstrats2007/July/Muthezhilan%20et%20al.htm
  • iMakeNews IMN Available at - http://www.imakenews.com/imn_site/index.htm
  • Panda, T (2010) Some sugar fungi in coastal sand dunes of Orissa, India Journal of Yeast and Fungal Research Academic Journals 1(5) 73-80 Available at - http://www.academicjournals.org/JYFR/PDF/Pdf2010/July/Panda.pdf

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