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Difflugia masaruzzii
Difflugia masaruzzi, after Van Oye, 1958

Difflugia masaruzzii  Van Oye, 1958

Diagnosis: Test more or less ovoid with lateral sides almost parallel, without collar, transparent, covered with flat xenosomes. Pseudostome round, wide.

Dimensions: Length 72-78 µm, width 44-50 µm, pseudostome diameter is 28-30 µm, L/W ratio 0.56-0.69 (n=2)

Ecology: Freshwater. In sediment. Congo, Africa.

Ferry Siemensma, created June 12, 2019; last modified January 31, 2021
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