Genus: Subaerial algae; cell body without gelatinous coat; a single chloroplast cup-shaped with a pyrenoid
(Illustrations of The Japanese Fresh-water Algae, 1977).
Chlorococcum sp., stock Ikk-20, axenic culture with Hyponex and KCM,
cell body spherical, young cells 4 μm in diam., mature cells 17 μm in diam.,
x 400, x 640, Kaga city, Ishikawa Pref., Japan, 2000 by Y. Tsukii
150 μm; x 400 :
94 μm; x 640
Chlorococcum, stock Ikk-21, axenic culture (April 12 to June 16) with Hyponex and KCM,
x 400, x 640, 2001 by Y. Tsukii
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