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Difflugia bicruris
Difflugia bicruris, after Gauthier-Lièvre et Thomas, 1958

Difflugia bicruris  Gauthier-Lièvre et Thomas, 1958

Diagnosis: Test elongate ovoid, in cross section circular, with almost parallel sides; pseudostome truncated, round. Fundus with two tubular horn, long, straight and sharply pointed, separated from each other by an U-shaped space. Covered with small mineral grains.

Dimensions: Length 188-193 µm, width 77-86 µm, pseudostome 33-35 µm, horns 30-33 µm.

Ecology: Freshwater. Africa, Ivory coast

Ferry Siemensma, created June 17, 2019; last modified January 31, 2021
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