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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Staurastrum striolatum  (Nägeli) W. Archer

Found in loch-side vegetation. Widespread but presumably rare. West & West give no records for Scotland

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
West & West (1904-23) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae
Coesel & Meesters (2013) European Flora of the Desmid Genera Staurastrum and Staurodesmus

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