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Staurastrum pingue Desmid Species Outer Hebrides

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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiacea

Staurastrum pingue Teiling

Thought to be fairly common in slightly alkaline waters, especially with plankton. Easily confused with similar species

Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.J. (2013) European Flora of the Desmid Genera Staurastrum and Staurodesmus