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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Closteriacaea

Closterium jenneri   (De Notaris) O.V. Petlovany, 2015

The species is widespread in association with peaty margins to lochs but there is considerable confusion over varietal names such as var. cynthia and the species Closterium cynthia

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Coesel & Meesters (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands
John, Whitton & Brook (2011) The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles
Brooks & Williamson (2010) A Monograph on some British Desmids

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