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Closterium parvulum </em>var.<em> angustum Desmid Species Outer Hebrides

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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Closteriaceae

Closterium parvulum var. angustum  West & G.S. West 1900

Less common than the nominate variety from which it differs by more slender cells. Similar habitat.

West, W. & West, G.S. (1900) Notes on freshwater algae. II.
West, W. & West, G.S. (1904) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae, Volume 1.
Brook, A.J. & Williamson, D.B. (2010) A Monograph on some British Desmids.
Coesel, P.F.M. & Meesters, K.J. (2007) Mesotaeniaceae and Desmidiaceae of the European Lowlands.