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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Closteriaceae

Closterium leibleinii var. boergesenii  (Schmidle) Skvortsov

There are very few records for this variety in British waters but the nominate variety is more common, which is found in circumneutral waters

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

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

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