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Growth on Hornwort

Observed: 21st August 2012 By: cjn38
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Description:
Identifications
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    Likely ID
    Water sponge
    Confidence: It might be this.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

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Too gelatinous to be a

Too gelatinous to be a sponge. Right size and shape to be pond snail eggs, but if so, they don't look very healthy. You would usually be able to see the young snails developing. Could be fly larvae. Some chironomids produce a tube of detritus.