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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Desmidium swartzii  C. Agardh ex Ralfs

Frequent in moorland pools and peaty bogs

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Ralfs (1848) The British Desmidieae
West & West (1904-23) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae
Coesel & Meesters (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands

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