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Belcher, H. & Swale, E., 1976

A Beginner's Guide to Freshwater Algae

An introduction to freshwater algae enabling identification to genus of representative genera, by thumbing through the pictures.

Publisher Her Majesty's Stationery Office (HMSO)
Pages 47
ISBN 0 11 881393 5
Coverage A selection of genera that can be found in freshwater in Britain.
Illustrations Stipple drawings on right hand pages.
Identify Under a Compound Microscope.
Specimen Prep. Fresh, living algae, or preserved by adding Tincture of Iodine until the water is pale brown.

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