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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Staurastrum muticum  Br√©bisson ex Ralfs

Widespread and common in nutrient-poor ponds and bogs

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Ralfs (1848) The British Desmidieae
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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