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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Euastrum insulare   (Wittrock) J. Roy

Fairly widespread and not uncommon in acidic water, especially in the north-west

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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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