Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Rare Fossil Algal, Fungal and Riccia Spores Isolated from Sonda Coal Deposits, District, Thatta, Sindh, Pakistan

ADD TO MY LIST
 
Author(s): Sultan Mahmood Leghari | M.A. Sahito | Z.A. Nizamani | M.A. Baryar

Journal: Journal of Biological Sciences
ISSN 1727-3048

Volume: 1;
Issue: 3;
Start page: 173;
Date: 2001;
VIEW PDF   PDF DOWNLOAD PDF   Download PDF Original page

Keywords: Fossil algal | fungal and riccia spores of sonda coal

ABSTRACT
In the present study rare fossil spores of algae fungi and bryophytes are described. They are represented by Botryococcus braunii Kuetz., Brateacoccus sp. cf. B. grandis Bischoff et Bold, Braeteacoccus minor (Chodat) Petrova, Geminella sp. cf. G. minor (Naegeli) Heering, Multicellaesporities elongatus (Shefy & Dilcher ,1971) var. perforatus Leghari et al. var. nov. and Riccia sp. cf. R. rosea Volk et Perold. These spores are indicative of paralic swamp vegetation associated with the deltoid region.
Affiliate Program     

Tango Jona
Tangokurs Rapperswil-Jona