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Green Algae

Chlorophyta

Description:

I found this grouping of green algae in a man made pond in front of a hospital. This pond does not have much running water which allows for plenty of green algae to grow. The green color comes from chlorophyll a & b. The clusters of green algae just floated around.

Habitat:

Green algae is found in fresh water with lots of light. It can be single cellular or multi-cellular.

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Thomas Nelson Community College
Spotted by a stud ent at Thomas Nelson Community College

Williamsburg, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Apr 12, 2014
Submitted on Apr 14, 2014

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