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Noun1.Oscillatoriaceae - blue green algae
bacteria family - a family of bacteria
class Cyanobacteria, class Cyanophyceae, Cyanophyceae - photosynthetic bacteria found in fresh and salt water, having chlorophyll a and phycobilins; once thought to be algae: blue-green algae
genus Trichodesmium - a genus of blue-green algae
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Among the Families, Oscillatoriaceae was represented with 4 species and Merismopediaceae with 3 species is in the next order.
2003), cyanobacteria blooms in moderately deep, stratified eutrophic lakes are characterized by the dominating Nostocales and, in contrast, shallow lakes are dominated by the family Oscillatoriaceae (Limnothrix-type) owing to their ability to use low amounts of light in turbid water.
A total number of 6 species of micro algae belonging to the class of Cyanophyceae covering two families such as Oscillatoriaceae (3 species) and Chroococcaceae (3 species) were recorded (Oscillatoria nigra, Lyngbya majuscula, Spirulina plantensis, Chroococcus turgidus, Aphanocapsa delicatissama, Nitzschia palaceae).