image_list image_listE

Gamophyceae: Zygnematales: Zygnemataceae

Mougeotia scalaris
Hassall 1842
Mougeotia Genus: Filamentous algae without branching; a single plate-like chloroplast in each cell (Illustrations of The Japanese Fresh-water Algae, 1977).
Species: vegetative cells 40-180 μm long, 20-34 μm diam., 4-10 pyrenoids (Illustrations of The Japanese Fresh-water Algae, 1977).

Mougeotia scalaris Hassall, cell body 175 μm long, 26 μm wide, x 400, x 640, Takao Sakura park, Takao, Kitamoto city, Saitama Pref., January 22, 2005 by Y. Tsukii
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
Mougeotia Mougeotia Mougeotia Mougeotia Mougeotia

Please click on images for viewing enlarged.
Copyright Protist Information Server