New records of phytoplankton for Bangladesh. 9. Some rare and a new species

  • Moniruzzaman Khondker Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000
  • Rauf Ahmed Bhuiyan Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000
  • Jenat Yeasmin Department of Botany, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000
  • Munirul Alam International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh, Dhaka
  • R. Bradley Sack Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Anwar Huq Centre of Marine Biotechnology, University of Maryland Biotechnology Institute, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Rita R. Colwell University of Maryland Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, College Park, Maryland
Keywords: Algal Taxonomy

Abstract

Ten taxa belonging to Chlorophyceae, Cyanophyceae, Bacillariophyceae and Euglenophyceae, and one with an uncertain taxonomic position have been described in this paper. Of these, 10 taxa have been found to be globally rare and new records for Bangladesh, whereas Strombomonas islamii Khondker sp. nov. has been described as new to science.

Keywords: Rare species; Strombomonas islamii Khondker; Ponds; Bangladesh.

DOI: 10.3329/bjpt.v16i1.2734

Bangladesh J. Plant Taxon. 16(1): 1-8, 2009 (December)

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2009-06-25
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Khondker, M., Bhuiyan, R., Yeasmin, J., Alam, M., Sack, R., Huq, A., & Colwell, R. (2009). New records of phytoplankton for Bangladesh. 9. Some rare and a new species. Bangladesh Journal of Plant Taxonomy, 16(1), 1-8. https://doi.org/10.3329/bjpt.v16i1.2734
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