Centropyxis cappucina


C. capucina, A after Bonnet, 1975, B after Coûteaux, 1976


Centropyxis capucina  Bonnet, 1975


Diagnosis: Test elongated ovoid, visor not clearly separated from the body part of the test; visor elliptical, aperture semi-circular; angle between aperture and ventral part of the test ca. 20°. Test wall embedded with siliceous particles, commonly small, at the fundus larger. Color yellowish.

Dimensions: Length 70-78 um, height 35-40 um

Ecology: Soil, tropical Africa.