desmid

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  • noun

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freshwater green algae

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In a study of colonization by periphytic algae in glass slides close to macrophyte stands, Rodrigues and Bicudo (2001) related the high richness of desmids in the periphytic community to the presence of macrophyte stands.
Flora of New Zealand: freshwater algae, Chlorophyta, Desmids.
Over a third of all algal species identified to date belong to the large group of algae known as Desmids.