Connection to MySQL server successfully established.

Cosmarium blyttii Desmid Species Outer Hebrides

Alage Outer Hebrides logo  Algae Outer Hebrides


Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Cosmarium blyttii  Wille

Recorded as widespread in Britain in vegetated margins of lochs and bogs but little data for the Outer Hebrides

References: 
West, W. & West, G.S. (1908) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae, Volume 3
John, D.M., Whitton, B.A. & Brook, A.J. (2011 second edition) The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.J. (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands

TOP