Klebsormidium crenulatum

Description

This is a bright green algae with unbranched filaments. It can cause multilayered crusts to form.

Identification difficulty
Habitat

It has become increasingly common on fences and similar cut timber, it also grows on the soil surface and occasionally on rocks.

UK Status

Common

VC55 Status

Common

Leicestershire & Rutland Map

MAP KEY:

Yellow squares = NBN records (all known data)
Coloured circles = NatureSpot records: 2020+ | 2015-2019 | pre-2015

UK Map