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Hydrobiologia

, Volume 76, Issue 3, pp 201–205 | Cite as

Occurrence, distribution and seasonal periodicity of some aquatic fungi of Sat-Tal (Nainital), India

  • G. S. Mer
  • S. C. Sati
  • R. D. Khulbe
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Abstract

The occurrence of 23 species of aquatic fungi belonging to Blastocladiales, Saprolegniales, Lagenidiales and Peronosporales in three lakes and their surrounding cultivated and non-cultivated soils of Sat-Tal area have been studied. The species were found to be different in their habitat and temperature range.

Keywords

Aquatic fungi distribution periodicity 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. S. Mer
    • 1
  • S. C. Sati
    • 1
  • R. D. Khulbe
    • 1
  1. 1.Botany DepartmentKumaun UniversityNainitalIndia

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