Alage Outer Hebrides logo  Algae Outer Hebrides


Phylum: Chlorophyta   Family: Microsporaceae

Microspora floccosa  (Vaucher) Thuret, 1850

A variable species in terms on cell length and width. Common in ponds lochs and streams where it forms dense tangled masses

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
John, Whitton & Brook (2011) - The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles

TOP