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Title: Myzocytium
Description: Sexually produced resting spore (19 Micrometre diam.) in the right half of a Xanthidium cell, joined to the now empty male cell (39 x 15 Micrometre) in the left half of the desmid.
Photographer: Hilda Canter-Lund
Curator: Freshwater Biological Association
Copyright Holder: Freshwater Biological Association
Publisher: Freshwater Biological Association
Reference: Canter-Lund, H. and Lund, J. (1995). Freshwater Algae: Their microscopic world explored (pp. 379-323). Bristol, England: Biopress Ltd.
Note (original item): Record creation date:2008-11-10 15:52:09
Subject Keywords: Fungi; Algae
Taxonomic Keywords: xanthidium
Taxonomic Depictions: Myzocytium

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