Life in a pond: Chlorophyta
This page gives a rough information about the systematic groups of green algae that have been found. The taxonomic system used on this website is adopted from the book "The Freshwater Algal flora of the British Isles" (2nd ed. 2011). Additional literature is used as well.
Life in a pond: Primitive Green Algae ("Prasinophyta")
Genus Pyramimonas
Pyramimonas sp.
Pyramimonas sp.
Pyramimonas sp.
Life in a pond: Chlorophyta
Tetrasporales
Genus Apiocystis
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Apiocystis brauniana
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Apiocystis brauniana
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Apiocystis brauniana
Genus Asterococcus
Asterococcus superbus
Asterococcus superbus
Asterococcus superbus
Volvocales
Genus Chloromonas?
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Chloromonas angustissima
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Chloromonas angustissima
apiocystis_braauniana_1
Chloromonas angustissima
Genus Eudorina
Eudorina elegans
Eudorina elegans
Eudorina elegans
Eudorina illinosensis
Eudorina illinosensis
Eudorina illinosensis
Genus Gonium
Gonium pectorale
Gonium pectorale
Gonium pectorale
Gonium sociale
Gonium sociale/ Tetrabaena
Tetrabaena socialis
Genus Haematococcus
gomphonema___sp.
Haematococcus sp.
gomphonema___sp.
Haematococcus sp.
gomphonema___sp.
Haematococcus sp.
Genus Pandorina
Pandorina morum
Pandorina morum
Pandorina morum
Genus Stephanosphaera
volvox_sp.
Stephanosphaera sp.
volvox_sp.
Stephanosphaera sp.
volvox_sp.
Stephanosphaera sp.
Genus Volvox
volvox_sp.
Volvox sp.
Volvox sp.
apiocystis_braauniana_2
Volvox sp.
volvox_sp.
Volvox tertius
volvox_sp.
Volvox tertius
volvox_sp.
Volvox tertius
Chlorococcales
Genus Sphaerocystis
Sphaerocystis schroeteri
Sphaerocystis schroeteri
Sphaerocystis schroeteri
Sphaeropleales
Genus Acutodesmus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus dimorphus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus dimorphus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus dimorphus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus pectinatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus pectinatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Acutodesmus pectinatus
Genus Ankistrodesmus
Ankistrodesmus falcatus
Ankistrodesmus falcatus
Ankistrodesmus falcatus
Ankistrodesmus acicularis
Ankistrodesmus acicularis
Ankistrodesmus acicularis
Ankistrodesmus spiralis
Ankistrodesmus spiralis
Ankistrodesmus spiralis
Genus Characium
Characium sp.
Characium sp.
gomphonema___sp.
Characium sp.
Genus Coelastrum
Coelastrum microporum
Coelastrum microporum
Coelastrum microporum
Coelastrum reticulatum
Coelastrum reticulatum
Coelastrum reticulatum
Genus Crucigenia
Crucigenia sp.
Crucigenia sp.
Crucigenia sp.
Genus Desmodesmus
Desmodesmus abundans
Desmodesmus abundans
Desmodesmus abundans
Desmodesmus armatus
Desmodesmus armatus
Desmodesmus armatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus brasiliensis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus brasiliensis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus brasiliensis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Desmodesmus communis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Desmodesmus communis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Desmodesmus communis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus opoliensis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus opoliensis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus opoliensis
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus subspicatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus subspicatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Desmodesmus subspicatus
Genus Gloeocystis
Gloeocystis sp.
Gloeocystis sp.
Gloeocystis sp.
Genus Golenkinia
Golenkinia radiata
Golenkinia radiata
Golenkinia radiata
Genus Hydrodictyon
Hydrodictyon sp.
Hydrodictyon sp.
Hydrodictyon sp.
Genus Kirchneriella
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella sp. 1a
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella sp. 1a
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella sp. 1a
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella obesa
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella obesa
kirchneriella_sp1c
Kirchneriella obesa
Genus Monoraphidium
Monoraphidium griffithii
Monoraphidium griffithii
Monoraphidium griffithii
Genus Pediastrum
Pediastrum angulosum
Pediastrum angulosum
Pediastrum angulosum
pediastrumvegetat.sporen
Pediastrum biradiatum
pediastrumvegetat.sporen
Pediastrum biradiatum
pediastrumvegetat.sporen
Pediastrum biradiatum
Pediastrum boryanum
Pediastrum boryanum
Pediastrum boryanum
Pediastrum boryanum var. granulatum
Pediastrum boryanum var. granulatum
Pediastrum boryanum var. granulatum
Pediastrum duplex
pediastrumvegetat.sporen
Pediastrum duplex
Pediastrum duplex
Pediastrum integrum
Pediastrum integrum
Pediastrum integrum
Pediastrum simplex
Pediastrum simplex
Pediastrum simplex
Pediastrum simplex var. sturmi
Pediastrum simplex var. sturmi
Pediastrum simplex var. sturmi
Pediastrum tetras
Pediastrum tetras
Pediastrum tetras
Genus Quadrigula
Quadrigula closteroides
Quadrigula closteroides
Quadrigula closteroides
Quadrigula pfitzeri
Quadrigula pfitzeri
Quadrigula pfitzeri
Genus Scenedesmus
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Scenedesmus arcuatus
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Scenedesmus arcuatus
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Scenedesmus arcuatus
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Scenedesmus sp. 8
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Scenedesmus sp. 8
scenedesmus_sp.6h
Scenedesmus sp. 8
Genus Selenastrum
Selenastrum gracile
Selenastrum gracile
Selenastrum gracile
Genus Sorastrum
Sorastrum spinulosum
Sorastrum spinulosum
Sorastrum spinulosum
Tetrallantos
Tetrallantos lagerheimii
Tetrallantos lagerheimii
Tetrallantos lagerheimii
Genus Tetraedron
Tetraedron minimum
Tetraedron minimum
Tetraedron minimum
Genus Westella
Westella botryoides
Westella botryoides
Westella botryoides
Chlorellales
Genus Crucigeniella
Crucigeniella rectangularis
Crucigeniella rectangularis
Crucigeniella rectangularis
Genus Dictyosphaerium
Dictyosphaerium ehrenbergianum
Dictyosphaerium ehrenbergianum
Dictyosphaerium ehrenbergianum
Dictyosphaerium reniforme
Dictyosphaerium reniforme
Dictyosphaerium reniforme
Genus Oocystis
Oocystis sp.
Oocystis sp.
Oocystis sp.
Genus Eremosphaera
kirchneriella_sp1c
Eremosphaera viridis
kirchneriella_sp1c
Eremosphaera viridis
kirchneriella_sp1c
E. viridis; autospores
Genus Lagerheimia
Lagerheimia longiseta
Lagerheimia longiseta
Lagerheimia longiseta
Genus Micractinium
Micractinium pusillum.
Micractinium pusillum
Micractinium pusillum
Genus Nephrocytium
Nephrocytium sp.
Trebouxiales
Genus Botryococcus
Botryococcus braunii
Botryococcus braunii
Botryococcus braunii
Oedogoniales
Genus Bulbochaete
gomphonema___sp.
Bulbochaete sp.
gomphonema___sp.
Bulbochaete sp.
Genus Oedogonium
Oedogonium sp.
Oedogonium sp.
Oedogonium sp.Sporen
Oedogonium nodulosum
Oedogonium nodulosum
Oedogonium nodulosum
Chaetophorales, Microsporales, Ulotrichales
Genus Aphanochaete
gomphonema___sp.
Aphanochaete repens
Genus Binuclearia
Binuclearia sp.1
Binuclearia sp.1
Binuclearia sp.1
Binuclearia sp.2
Binuclearia sp.2
Binuclearia sp.2
Genus Chaetophora
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetophora sp.
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetophora sp.
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetophora sp.
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetophora sp.
Genus Desmococcus
Genus Draparnaldia
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Draparnaldia glomerata
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Draparnaldia glomerata
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Draparnaldia glomerata
Genus Geminella
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Geminella mutabilis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Geminella mutabilis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Geminella mutabilis
Genus Microspora
Microspora sp.1
Microspora sp.1
Microspora sp.1
Genus Microthamnion
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Microthamnion sp.
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Microthamnion sp.
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Microthamnion sp.
Genus Ulothrix
Ulothrix sp.1
Ulothrix sp.1
Ulothrix sp.2
Ulothrix sp.2
Ulothrix zonata
Ulothrix zonata
Ulothrix zonata
Klebsormidiales
Genus Klebsormidium
Cladophorales
Genus Cladophora
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Cladophora fracta
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Cladophora fracta
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Cladophora fracta
Coleochaetales
Genus Chaetosphaeridium
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetosphaeridium pringsheimii
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetosphaeridium pringsheimii
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Chaetosphaeridium pringsheimii
Genus Coleochaete
coleochaetra_pulvinata20
Coleochaeta pulvinata 2a
Coleochaeta scutata
coleochaeta_pulvinata2
Coleochaeta pulvinata 2
coleochaetra_pulvinata1
Coleochaeta pulvinata 1
Trentepohliales
Ulvales
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Enteromorpha intestinalis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Enteromorpha intestinalis
scenedesmus_quadricauda_1d
Enteromorpha intestinalis
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
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