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post #13 of (permalink) Old 05-17-2012, 09:51 AM
Denis Onii
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Join Date: Jul 2010
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Originally Posted by plantbrain View Post
GDA is NOT Chlamydomonas, it is actually Akineoscedesmus. If you take a sample, look under a scope, you will see this Genus. I have not found the species, I do not think it matters so much for us and it's tougher to ID.
Tom, it has been identified under a scope as Chlamydomonas, thats not to say it's right. A quick search through multiple search engines and algaebase suggest that there is no such thing as Akineoscedesmus, do you have any links?
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