Cyanophycean Algae from the Foothills of Indo-Western Himalaya
Keywords:Cyanophycean algae, Pilibheet, Nainital
AbstractTwenty six cyanophycean taxa were collected from Pilibheet, Nainital foothills of western Himalayas, belong to 8 genera viz. Chroococcus, Aphanocapsa, Merismopedia, Oscillatoria, Lyngbya, Anabaena, Aulosira and Anabaenopsis. These taxa are represented by 22 species, 3 varieties and 1 forma. All these taxa from Pilibheet are the first report.
Key words: Cyanophycean algae, Pilibheet, Nainital.
ECOPRINT 16: 65-73, 2009