Diversity of cyanobacterial flora of Bakreswar geothermal spring, West Bengal, India-II

@inproceedings{Roy2015DiversityOC,
  title={Diversity of cyanobacterial flora of Bakreswar geothermal spring, West Bengal, India-II},
  author={Subhajit Roy and Shewli Bhattacharya and Manojit Debnath and Samit Kumar Ray},
  year={2015}
}
Cyanobacteria in microbial mats are described from four sites of an alkaline thermal spring at Bakreswar located in the district Birbhum of West Bengal. Four types of mats are recognized based on their colour and on the predominance of different cyanobacterial species. The four types were dominated by: i) Synechococcus, ii) Leptolyngbya, iii) Oscillatoria and iv) Fischerella. Sixteen morphospecies belonging to fourteen genera of cyanobacteria from four orders were isolated. Thermosynechococcus… CONTINUE READING