A taxonomic study of the algae of Huntington canyon, Emery County, Utah, was conducted from March 1971 to April 1972. The algal flora of this cold, fast-flowing, hard-water mountain creek consisted of ninety-five genera, one hundred ninety-six species, twenty-nine varieties, and two forms. This diverse flora was dominated by many different species with usually rather few individuals of Achnanthes, Cymbella, Diatoma, Gomphonema, Lyngbya, Navicula, Nitzschia, Oscillatoria, Synedra, and Ulothrix.
College and Department
Plant and Wildlife Sciences
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Endsley, Carol Jean, "The algae of Huntington Canyon, Utah" (1974). Theses and Dissertations. 8046.
Algae; Botany, Utah; Huntington Canyon (Utah)