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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Closteriacaea

Closterium tumidulum   F. Gay

Common in acidic and mildly alkaline conditions. Moorland lochs with peaty margins

Determiner: 
Koos Meesters

References: 
Brooks & Williamson (2010) A Monograph on some British Desmids
Coesel & Meesters (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands

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