Pages: 574-582 Published: 1 Jun 2014
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Abstract: Samples were collected at 6 stations, situated on rivers and Hadithah Reservoir in the Iraqi upper sector of Euphrates River, between April to October 2013. Fifteen new records for freshwater algae of Iraq were determined. Among these fifteen phytoplankton species, 5 were Chlorophyta, 3 Charophyta, 2 Dinoflagellata, 2 Euglenophyta, and 3 were Chrysophyta. Most species were recorded within the reservoir.