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Gamophyceae: Zygnematales: Desmidiaceae or Closteriaceae

Closterium pronum

Closterium pronum Genus: Cell body crescent in shape (long, curved, tapered at both ends); cross section rounded; cell wall smooth or with longitudinal lines, bands on the cell wall in some species; chloroplast laminae ridged and radially arranged, which makes cross section star-shaped; pyrenoids aligned or scattered
Species: Cell body elongated spindle-shaped, μm long, μm wide, L/W= ;

Closterium pronum , cell body 295 μm long, 7.5 μm wide, L/W=39.3, x 200, x 400 ?, Onnenai, Kushiro marsh, Kushiro city, Hokkaido, Japan, October 16, 2005 by Y. Tsukii
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
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Cell body 294 μm long, 7 μm wide, L/W=42, x 200, x 400, x 640
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