Blidingia minima (Nägeli ex Kützing) Kylin, 1947, (a green seaweed)

19 Jun 2008 at OSGR: TQ91 in East Sussex, England

Record Summaryon old groyne post at mid-tide level
Found as
Date19 June 2008
OS grid refOSGR: TQ91
Lat/Lon50° 50' N, 0° 40' E
Vice CountyEast Sussex, VC no: 14

Notes: Thalli tubular, narrow, up to 0.86mm wide when flattened.

Cells: with single large central pyrenoid; up to 6.5µm along longest axis; tending to be in rows, often in pairs at 90° to direction of row (ie rows divide rather than lengthen).

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