Zygnematales: Desmidiaceae or Closteriaceae
Species: Cell body large, slightly curved, gradually tapered toward ends, both ends broadly truncated with rounded
corners, 250-(430-736) μm long, 30-(42-48)-58 μm wide,
L/W=10-11; cell wall dotted, yellowish in color, especially at both ends; 5-7 pyrenoids in each semicell
(Illustrations of The Japanese Fresh-water Algae, 1977).
Closterium baillyanum Brébisson var. baillyanum,
cell body 416 μm long, 50 μm wide, L/W=8.3,
x 200, x 400, x 640, No.6, Mizunashi-Yachi, Komado marsh (No.13), Showa village and Tajima town, Fukushima Pref., Japan, May 21, 2007, by Y. Tsukii
150 μm; x 400 :
94 μm; x 640
Cell body 540 μm long, 50 μm wide, L/W=10.8, x 200, x 400, x 400, x 640
Images of collecting locality:
No.6, Mizunashi-Yachi, Komado marsh (No.13), Showa village and Tajima town, Fukushima Pref., Japan, May 21, 2007, by Y. Tsukii
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