Protocurbitella or Netzelia?


Protocucurbitella coroniformis var. pusilla f. ecornis Gauthier-Lièvre & Thomas, 1960

Diagnosis: This form only differs from the var. pusilla by the absence of horns; individuals were of variable shape, subglobose or ovoid and the collar sometimes well marked.

Dimensions: Height 130 μm; width 120 μm; pseudostome 50 μm.

Ecology: various wetlands, Africa, Uganda:


Recent posts

Difflugia ampla

Difflugia ampla, after Rampi, 1950 (l) and Gauthier-Lièvre et Thomas, 1958 (r) Difflugia ampla Rampi, 1950 Diagnosis: Test broadly pyriform, with a wide and rounded

Read More »

Difflugia parva

Difflugia parva, from Gauthier-Lièvre et Thomas, 1958 Difflugia parva  (Thomas, 1954) Ogden, 1983 = Difflugia oblonga var. parva Thomas, 1954 Diagnosis: Test pyriform, tapering evenly from

Read More »