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Phylum: Chlorophyta   Family: Haematococcaceae

Haematococcus pluvialis  Flotow, 1844

A common and widely distributed species but rarely recoded. Found in small rock pools, ponds and bird baths

Determiner: 
Chris Johnson

References: 
John, Whitton & Brook (2011) - The Freshwater Algal Flora of the British Isles

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