Effect of environmental factors on spore shedding from Rosenvengea nhatrangensis Dawson

G.M.N. Rao


Rosenvengea nhatrangensis Dawson is a winter annual growing alga from November to March. Effect of environmental factors such as salinity, desiccation and light intensity on plurispore shedding of this alga was studied. 30 ppt salinity, submerged condition of fronds and light intensity of 1500 lux are found to be favourable for maximum liberation of plurispores


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