Algal flora of Betana wetland, Morang, Nepal

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  • Shiva Kumar Rai Department of Botany, P.G. Campus, Tribhuvan University, Biratnagar

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.3126/njbs.v1i0.7477

Keywords:

Algae, Betana, Diatoms, Nepal

Abstract

In this paper, a total 23 epiphytic as well as planktonic taxa belonging to the classes cyanophyceae (6), chlorophyceae (1) and bacillariophyceae (16) have been enumerated from Betana wetland. Out of these, six diatom taxa viz., Gomphonema constrictum Ehr. var. capitata, Gomphonema intricatum Kütz. var. vibrio, Gomphonema parvulum (Kütz.) var. lagenula Hust., Rhopalodia gibba (Ehr.) O. Müll. var. ventricosa, Nitzschia amphibia Grun. and Surirella tenera Greg. var. ambigua Gandhi were the new records for the country.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.3126/njbs.v1i0.7477

Nepalese Journal of Biosciences 1: 104-113 (2011)

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2013-01-24

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Rai, S. K. (2013). Algal flora of Betana wetland, Morang, Nepal. Nepalese Journal of Biosciences, 1, 104–113. https://doi.org/10.3126/njbs.v1i0.7477

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