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Chlorophyceae: Chaetophorales: Chaetophoraceae

Smith et Klyver

Family: Filamentous algae attached to a substrate at base, differentiation of axis-branch structure variable; cell body cylindrical, spherical or elongated ellipsoidal, with one or several plate-like chloroplasts; pyrenoids one to several in number or absent; terminal cells tapered or rounded at its end (Illustrations of The Japanese Fresh-water Algae, 1977).
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Draparnaldiopsis alpina
D. alpina
rice field
Nagano, 2008
Similar Genus -> Draparnaldia;

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Draparnaldiopsis alpina
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