Sarita Mehta & Radha Sahu*
Algal Biotechnology Laboratory, University Department of Botany, Ranchi University, Ranchi (Jharkhand) India
Received 10th January, 2011; Revised 11th Fabruary, 2011
Abstract : Present paper deals with morphotaxonomical investigation of Scenedesmus species diversity, which is an economically important algae, growing in Ranchi Lake, Ranchi. Scenedesmus is a colonial algae of Chlorococcales which grows well on ponds, lakes and rivers. Total 21 taxa have been reported in this investigation during winter (2010).