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Cryptodifflugia compressa australis
Cryptodifflugia compressa australis, after Playfair, 1917

Cryptodifflugia compressa australis   Playfair, 1917

Diagnosis: Shell compressed, oval, differs from the typical form by shell width slightly exceeding its length, shell surface smooth, without mineral inclusions.

Dimensions: Shell length 16–19 μm, shell width 18–21 μm.

Ecology and distribution: Aquatic plants and wetlands. Australia.

Reference: Bobrov, A., Mazei, Y., 2017. A review of testate amoeba genus Cryptodifflugia Penard, 1890 (Phryganellina: Cryptodifflugiidae) with a key to species. Zootaxa 4282 (2): 292–308.

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