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Algal diversity of Sundarban Biosphere Reserve, India, including new distributional records


The recent studies on the algal diversity of Sundarban Biosphere Reserve resulted in the documentation of a total of 26 taxa of algae belonging to different algal group viz. Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta, Euglenophyta, Rhodophyta and Bacillariophyta. Out of the 26 taxa enumerated, 8 taxa are newly reported from Sundarban Biosphere Reserve and two are new additions for the algal flora of west Bengal.


Algae, New records, West Bengal


Author Biography

K. Karthigeyan

Botanical Assisstant, BSI


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