Gloeotrichia sp. (wiki)

Domain: Prokaryota
Kingdom: Bacteria
Phylum: Cyanobacteria
Class: Cyanophyceae
Order: Nostocales
Family: Gloeotrichiaceae
Genus: Gloeotrichia
Species: sp.

Date: 2016-07-17
Place: 49.248791, 16.493658 (Prigl [dam near city Brno])
Observer: sumie-dh
Biotope: benthos, eutrophic
Microscope: Delta Optical Genetic Pro Trino (bright field)
Amplification: 250x
Description: Colony of Gloeotrichia cyanobacteria discovered in water from Brno dam which was for long time extremely eutrofic and because of huge layer of cyanobacteria looked like spinach soup ;] Probably belongs to species echinulata, but we are not sure with that.

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