Madhurima Singha & Madhavi Srivastavab
aDepartment of Botany, BSK College (Vinoba Bhave University), Maithan, Dhanbad 828118, India
bPostgraduate Department of Botany, Ranchi Women’s College, Ranchi University, Ranchi, 834001, India
Received 25th June,2010; Revised 28th August,2010
Abstract : The present communication deals with a new species of Spirogyra viz, S. kumaraii sp. nov., a member of Zygnemaceae. The morphological features on the basis of which the new species has been created and discussed.