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Difflugia chauconia
Difflugia chauconia
Difflugia chauchonia – after Decloître, 1956

Difflugia chauchonia  Decloître, 1956

Diagnosis: Test cylindrical, elongated, fragile, covered with relatively large xenosomes; pseudostome surrounded by 6-10 hyaline spines.

Dimensions: Length 90 µm, diam. 50 µm (some specimens)

Ecology: Unknown, Greenland

Ferry Siemensma, created March 3, 2019; last modified January 31, 2021
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