Spiky Desmid - Micrasterias

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Spiky Desmid - Micrasterias

Post by NikonUser »

!st one I have seen with spines on the surface; collected about 2 hrs ago, local pond.

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No man can be truly called an entomologist,
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Post by Mitch640 »

Good job. It looks like a green snowflake.

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