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Difflugia sp.
Difflugia sp. 198-202 µm – Tirol, Austria

 

Difflugia spec.

Diagnosis: shell ovoid, without a constriction between body and neck; neck, if distinct, short and composed of much smaller particles than the rest of the shell;  neck sometimes with concave sides, like a vase. Aperture circular. Sometimes with zoochlorellae.

Dimensions: my measurements 189-202 µm.

Ecology: fresh water; peat bogs. I found this species in Tirol, Austria.

Remarks: a distinct species.

Difflugia
Difflugia sp., aperture
Difflugia
Difflugia sp., with adhering debris – stacked image, Tirol, Austria
Difflugia
Shell 183 µm
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