Microchlamys spec.
Microchlamys spec.
Microchlamys spec., the same shell in ventral and lateral view

Microchlamys spec.

Diagnosis: Shell -or membrane- relatively high compared with known species. The diameter is twice the height. The shell is finely granulated just as with other species and has a clear hyaline veil. No information on nucleus and cytoplasm is known. All shells were empty.

Dimensions: Shell Ø 66 µm, c. 33 µm high.

Ecology: Xerophile moss on a tree near Ayl, Saarburg, Germany (2014).

Microchlamys spec.
Microchlamys spec.
Microchlamys spec., lateral view
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