Study of Algae from Freshwater Reservoirs of Warangal (A.P), India
B. Kumaraswamy, L. Dup Singh, M. Ramesh Babu and B. Digamber Rao
Journal Title:Nature Environment and Pollution Technology
A total of 105 algal members were reported from two freshwater reservoirs of Warangal (A.P.) including phytoplanktonic and euplanktonic algae belonging to 71 genera, in which 21 Cyanophyceae, 28 Chlorophyceae, 18 Bacillariophyceae and 4 Euglenophyceae genera were identified. Waddepally reservoir was observed with 67 species followed by Bhadrakali reservoir with 83 species of algae under investigation. This is a first report of freshwater algae from Warangal, as the previous reports were related to only Cyanophyceae from paddy fields and wet soil samples.