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Chlorophyceae: Chlorococcales: Scenedesmaceae

Dicellula planctonica
Swirenko var. planctonica

Dicellula Genus: Colony of two cells, planktonic; cell body ellipsoidal, both ends rounded; two cells attached side by side; cell wall smooth, covered thin spiny projections; each projection swell at the base; two chloroplasts plate-like in shape, with a pyrenoid (Guide book to the "Photomicrographs of the Freshwater Algae", 1998).

Dicellula planctonica Swirenko var. planctonica, cell body 8 μm long, 14 μm wide, x 400, x 640, Green-Park, Toda city, Saitama Pref., Japan, June 2001 by Y. Tsukii
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Dicellula Dicellula

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