The cells of this green alga, Cladophora, are joined end to end to form a tree-like structure. Cladophora are common in freshwater streams and the Yellowstone River. This image has been selected from 'Seen and Unseen, Discovering the Microbes of Yellowstone' by Kathy Sheehan, David Patterson, Brett Leigh Dicks and Joan Henson, and published by Globe Pequot Press Image copyright: Globe Pequot Press, used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Green algae at Yellowstone
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