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Chlorophyceae: Chlorococcales: Radiococcaceae

Coenococcus planctonicus

Coenococcus Genus:

Coenococcus planctonicus Korschikoff ?, cell body 8-11 μm long, 7-9 μm wide, x 640, Shimaru-no-ike, Kejo-numa, Furukawa city, Miyagi Pref., Japan, November 2003 by Y. Tsukii
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Coenococcus pyrenoidosa Korschikoff: Colonies of 4, 8, 16 cells, covered with a miculagenous envelop; cell body 2-9 micron in diam., globular in shape; chloroplasts cup-shaped with a pyrenoid; daughter cells 4 or 8; cup-like remnants of mother cell wall visible around the daughter cells (Photomicrog. Freshw. Alg. 13: 7, 1994)

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