Euglypha cristata
Euglypha cristata - stacked image

 

 

Euglypha cristata Leidy, 1874

 

Diagnosis: Shell elongated, not compressed, with a long slightly constricted neck; fundus with a tuft of divergent spines, 2-8 in number; aperture circular; nucleus with  central nucleolus.

 

Dimensions: 33-70 µm.

 

Ecology: Sphagnum and mosses.

 

Euglypha cristata
Euglypha cristata, 58 µm
Euglypha cristata
Euglypha cristata, 58 µm
Euglypha cristata
Euglypha cristata, Ecuador