Life strategies of selected algae species along the habitat gradient on peat bogs

@article{Jacuska2010LifeSO,
  title={Life strategies of selected algae species along the habitat gradient on peat bogs},
  author={Urszula Jacuńska},
  journal={Ecological Questions},
  year={2010},
  volume={13},
  pages={55-66}
}
Autecological studies on some selected algae species were conducted in 1998 and 1999 on transition mires and raised bogs situated in the water and peat-bog nature reserve „Dury” in the Wdecki Landscape Park. Apart from forms co-dominating at all studied sites, such as Penium silvae-nigrae f. parallelum or Anisonema ovale, also forms that occurred occasionally were selected for autecological studies, such as e.g. Tetmemorus brebissonii var. brebissonii occurring in summer, or Chroococcus… 
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