Freshwater sediment diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) newly recorded from Sirajganj, Bangladesh

  • Khurshid Nahar Department of Botany, Jagannath University, Dhaka-1100
  • Abdul Aziz Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000
  • Moniruzzaman Khondker Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000
Keywords: Freshwater sediment diatoms, New records, Wetlands, Bangladesh

Abstract

A total of 11 diatom taxa have been newly recorded and illustrated from the sediments of Joysagar and Sitlai Beel in the district of Sirajganj, Bangladesh. These are Frustulia rhomboides (Ehr.) de Toni, Diploneis smithii (de Breb.) Cl., Stauroneis pygmaea Krieger, S. schroederi Hust., Navicula bicontracta Oestrup, N. gottlandica Grun., N. neoventricosa Hust., Caloneis ventricosa (Ehr.) Meister var. minuta (Grun.) Mills, Pinnularia acuminata W. Smith, P. acrosphaeria de Breb. and Nitzschia tryblionella Hantzsch var. subsalina Grun. (syn. Nitzschia tryblionella Hantzsch var. debilis (Arnott) A. Meyer).

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2018-10-13
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Nahar, K., Aziz, A., & Khondker, M. (2018). Freshwater sediment diatoms (Bacillariophyceae) newly recorded from Sirajganj, Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Botany, 44(3), 423-428. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjb.v44i3.38549
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