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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Cosmarium subcucumis  Schmidle, 1893

Probably widespread in acidic conditions, especially in the west and north-west

Determiner: 
Koos Meesters

References: 
Coesel & Meesters (2007 Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands;
John, Whitton & Brook (2011) - The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles

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