Cymbella marina   Castracane  (Diatom)
Organism information awaits expert curation
Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ochrophyta
Class: Bacillariophyceae
Order:Cymbellales
Family:Cymbellaceae

Description

Synonym (s)

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology
Habitat:  Estuarine, Coastal

Biogeography


• Orissa, Mahanadi Estuary (Lat: 20.28) (Long: 86.70) INDIA (Record: 2004)
• Kerala, Kochi Backwaters INDIA (Record: 1970-1972)
• Tamil Nadu, Keelakarai INDIA (Record: 07/2008-12/2008)
• Kerala, Kochi INDIA (Record: 02/2005-02/2006)
• South West Coast INDIA
• West Bengal, Sundarbans INDIA
• West Bengal, Sundarbans INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Naik, S; Acharya, BC and Mohapatra, A (2009) Seasonal variations of phytoplankton in Mahanadi estuary, east coast of India Indian Journal of Marine Sciences 38(2) 184-190 Available at - http://nopr.niscair.res.in/bitstream/123456789/4669/1/IJMS%2038%282%29%20184-190.pdf
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org
  • Gopinathan, CP (1972) Seasonal abundance of phytoplankton in the Cochin backwaters Journal of the Marine Biological Association of India Marine Biological Association of India,Cochin 14(2) 568-577 Available at - http://eprints.cmfri.org.in/1566/
  • Anantharaman, P; Thirumaran, G; Arumugam, R; Kannan, RR; Hemalatha, A; Kannathasan, A; Sampathkumar, P and Balasubramanian, T (2010) Monitoring of Noctiluca bloom in Mandapam and Keelakarai coastal waters, southeast coast of India Recent Research in Science and Technology 2(10) 51-58 Available at - http://recent-science.com/article/viewFile/4386/2174
  • Sanilkumar, MG; Saramma, AV and Joseph, KJ (2009) Vertical distribution of microphytobenthos in Cochin estuary Journal of marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 51(1) 61-68 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Gopinathan, CP (1984) A systematic account of the littoral diatoms of the southwest coast of India Journal of the marine biological association of India The marine biological association of India 26(1&2) 2-31 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Banerjee, K; Mitra, A; Majumdar, S; Choudhary, A and Bhattacharyya, DP (2001) Phytoplankton spectrum in Sundarbans Journal of Indian Ocean Studies Society for Indian Ocean Studies, New Delhi, India 9(1) 120-126 Available at - NIO, Goa

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