Bangladesh Journal of Botany, vol.43, no.2, pp.157-161, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
Bangladesh Journal of Botany
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Bay, Delta, Epizoic algae, Lagoon
Ondokuz Mayıs University Affiliated:
A total of 59 species of epizoic algae were recorded from the carapace of Emys orbicularis (Linnaeus, 1758) (Testudinata, Emydidae). Division wise distribution of the recorded algae were Cyanophyta 26, Chlorophyta 13, Euglenophyta 5 and Chrysophyta 15. Among the recorded species Phormidium ambiguum, Pseudanabaena limnetica, Chroococcus spp. and Microcystis spp. were observed intensively.