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Centropyxis armata
Centropyxis armata, after Van Oye, 1952

Centropyxis armata  (Van Oye, 1952) n. comb.
Basionym: Cyclopyxis armata Van Oye, 1952

Diagnosis: Test chitinoid, with relatively long spines and large central pseudostome. Test embedded with many mineral grains. Pseudostome surrounded by a collar of mineral grains.

Dimensions: Diameter 130 µm; aperture 80 µm.

Ecology: Freshwater, Venezuela.

Reference: Van Oye, P., 1952: Rhizopoda Venezuelas, Besonderer Berücksichtigung Ihrer Biogeographie, in: Ergebnisse der deutschen limnologischeb Venezuela-Expedition 1952, Band 1. Deutscher Verlag der Wissenschaften, Berlin.

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