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"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

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Conservation Journal

"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

(A PEER REVIEWED JOURNAL)

ISSN: 2278-5124 (Online) :: ISSN: 0972-3099 (Print)

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"An International Journal Devoted to Conservation of Environment"

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Seasonal variations of physico-chemical factors and diversity of desmids (Algae) in Shahpura lake of Bhopal, India

Bhawana Agrawal

Department of Environmental Sciences and Limnology, Barkatullah University, Bhopal M.P.

Abstract

The study aimed at determining the seasonal variations of physico-chemical aspects and their effects on diversity of desmids in Shahpura Lake of Bhopal, India. The physico-chemical parameters of the Lake, like, water temperature, transparency, pH, DO, total hardness, calcium hardness, chloride, phosphate, and nitrate were studied and data analyzed. The Desmidaceae taxa of winter, summer, monsoon and post monsoon seasons from December 2006 to November 2007 have been identified, resulting 36 species in 5 genera, and their monthly variations are presented.

Desmid diversity, eutrophication, green algae, isthmus, limnological study, Shahpura Lake

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Bhawana, A. (2016). Seasonal variations of physico-chemical factors and diversity of desmids (Algae) in Shahpura Lake of Bhopal, India. Environment Conservation Journal17(1/2), 67-72.

https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2016.171208

Received: 21.05.2016

Accepted: 10.06.2016

First Online: 25.06. 2016

https://doi.org/10.36953/ECJ.2016.171208

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