Follow
International Journal of Current Microbiology and Applied Sciences (IJCMAS)
IJCMAS is now DOI (CrossRef) registered Research Journal. The DOIs are assigned to all published IJCMAS Articles.
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2018 - IJCMAS--ICV 2018: 95.39 For more details click here
National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS) : NAAS Score: *5.38 (2019) [Effective from January 1, 2019]For more details click here

Login as a Reviewer

Indexed in



National Academy of Agricultural Sciences (NAAS)
NAAS Score: *5.38 (2019)
[Effective from January 1, 2019]
For more details click here

ICV 2018: 95.39
Index Copernicus ICI Journals Master List 2017 - IJCMAS--ICV 2018: 95.39
For more details click here

See Guidelines to Authors
Current Issues

Original Research Articles

PRINT ISSN : 2319-7692
Online ISSN : 2319-7706
Issues : 12 per year
Publisher : Excellent Publishers
Email : editorijcmas@gmail.com / submit@ijcmas.com
Editor-in-chief: Dr.M.Prakash
Index Copernicus ICV 2017: 100.00
NAAS RATING 2018: 5.38

Int.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci.2016.5(11): 257-262
DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2016.511.027


A Seasonal Analysis of Micro Zooplankton in the Backwaters of Kottaipattinam, Tamil Nadu, India
S.Saravanan and R. Sivakami*
P.G and Research Department of Zoology, Arignar Anna Govt. Arts College,Musiri – 621 211, Tamil Nadu, India
*Corresponding author
Abstract:

The species composition and diversity of various microzooplankton in the backwaters of Kottaipattinam, Pudukkottai, Tamil Nadu, India were assessed for three seasons of the year. Pre-summer season recorded 23 species while pre-summer, 38 species and summer 24 species. Thus highest diversity was recorded in the pre-summer season. Among the various groups, tintinnids represented 27 species out the total of 38 species and dominated all the three seasons.


Keywords: Microzooplankton, backwater, Tintinnopsis, seasons.
Download this article as Download

How to cite this article:

Saravanan, S., and Sivakami, R. 2016. A Seasonal Analysis of Micro Zooplankton in the Backwaters of Kottaipattinam, Tamil Nadu, IndiaInt.J.Curr.Microbiol.App.Sci. 5(11): 257-262. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.20546/ijcmas.2016.511.027