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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceaea

Closterium intermedium  Ralfs

Fairly common in moorland pools and loch margins. Easily confused with similar species

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
Ralfs, J. (1848) The British Desmidieae West, W. & West, G.S. (1904) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae, Volume 1 John, D.M. & Williamson, D.B. (2009) A Practical Guide to the Desmids of the West of Ireland Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.J. (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands

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