OSCILLATORIA

Oscillatoria – Classification , Occurrence , Structure and Reproduction

Scientific classification Domain:                  Bacteria Phylum:                   Cvanobacteria Order:                     Oscillatoriales Genus:                    Oscillatoria Occurrence Oscillatoria is a genus of filamentous cyanobacteria. It has more than 100 species. It is named for the oscillation in its movement. Filaments in the colonies can slide back and forth against each