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Aphanizomenon

Aphanizomenon

Description:

Blue-green photosynthetic bacteria that forms thick surface blooms on lakes and ponds. It looks kind of like grass clippings.

Habitat:

Small eutrophic prairie lake


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nitrogen15
Spotted by
nitrogen15

Saskatchewan, Canada

Lat: 52.65, Long: -105.42

Spotted on Aug 20, 2010
Submitted on May 28, 2011

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