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Water Net AlgaeScientific Name: Hydrodictyon spp.
•Filaments joined to form net-like shaped colonies; when water squeezed out, appears like a fish net or hair net.
•Usually found in relatively high alkaline water.
•Forms thick floating mats on surface that are light to medium green.