Gloeocystis (unidentified), (unidentified Gloeocystis green algae)


28 Oct 1998 at OSGR: SU87 in Berks, England

Record SummaryGreenish slime on exposed soil.
Found as
Date28 October 1998
Habitat featureexposed soil
OS grid refOSGR: SU87
Lat/Lon51° 30' N, 0° 40' W
Vice CountyBerks, VC no: 22
CountryEngland

Notes: Cup-shaped chloroplasts.
Algal cells in pairs and fours in gelatinous matrix.
Gelatinous envelopes around groups of cells

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