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Phytoplankters of a fish pond at Anjale, Maharashtra

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The present paper deals with abundance, periodicity and composition of phytoplankton in relation to physico-chemical factors of fish pond at Anjale, Dist. Jalgaon, Maharashtra. It was observed that members of Bacillariophyceae were dominant amongst other algal groups. This dominance was followed serially by Chlorophyceae, Myxophyceae, Euglenineae and Dinophyceae.

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... Monthly occurrence of different groups of phytoplankton density is given in table 2. Genus compositions of different groups are shown in Figures 1-5. Kumawat and Jawale (2003) recorded 50 species of phytoplankton from a fish pond at Anjale, Maharashtra. Nafeesa Begum et al. (2011) recorded 56 species of phytoplankton from a Bethur pond near Davangere, Karnataka. ...
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