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Cosmarium regnesi </em>var.<em> tritum Desmid Species Outer Hebrides

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Phylum: Charophyta   Family: Desmidiaceae

Cosmarium regnesi var. tritum West

Differs mainly from the nominate variety by have a 'V-shaped' sinus. The habitat is shallow moorland pools and bogs which are slightly acidic.

West, W. & West, G.S. (1908) A Monograph of the British Desmidiaceae, Volume 3