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Volume 2016 (2016), Article ID 1039265, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/1039265
Research Article

On the Occurrence of Four Diatom Taxa from Eastern India with a Taxonomic Note

1CAS in Botany, University of Burdwan, Golapbag, Burdwan, West Bengal 713104, India
2Birbal Sahni Institute of Palaeobotany, 53 University Road, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh 226 007, India

Received 26 October 2015; Revised 12 February 2016; Accepted 14 February 2016

Academic Editor: Curtis C. Daehler

Copyright © 2016 Jai Prakash Keshri et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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