Macrophytes

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Macrophytes are all aquatic higher plants, mosses and characean algae, but excluding single celled phytoplankton or diatoms. Common parameters used for characterization are taxon composition and abundance of sensitive to non-sensitive species. [WFD UKTAG definitions]

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