Chlamydophyceae: Tetrasporales: Palmellopsidaceae
Genus: Colonies spherical or aggregates in shape; sheath conspicuous; cell body spherical in shape;
chloroplasts cup-shaped or plate-like (Illustrations of the Japanese fresh-water algae, 1977).
Elakatothrix sp. and Gloeocystis sp.,
cell body μm long, μm wide, L/W=,
x 640, No.11, Kannon-numa Forest Park (pond), Shimogo town, Fukushima Pref., Japan, November 15, 2008, by Y. Tsukii
94 μm; x 640
Images of collecting locality:
No.11, Kannon-numa Forest Park (pond/marsh), Shimogo town, Fukushima Pref., Japan, November 15, 2008, by Y. Tsukii
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