A Collection of Illustrations

from "Algae in Water Supplies"

by C. Mervin Palmer, 1962

Adapted from  a Publication of the Robert A. Taft Sanitary Engineering Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

This page is published by Russell G. Rhodes, Department of Biology, Missouri State for the express purpose of supporting education relating to Biology

The illustrations seen below are algae that have been implicated in taste and odor problems of water reservoirs.  Each link will go to a larger image of the organism.  

APHANI

anabaena

anacysts asterio

ceratium

dinobryn

gompho

HYDROD

mallamon

NITELLA

PANDOR~1

PERIDI

synedra

STAURA

TABELL

UROGLE

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Revised -- 2/18/98

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