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Difflugia paulii
D. paulii, after Ogden, 1983

Difflugia paulii Ogden, 1983
=(D. oblonga elongata Van Oye, 1953)

Diagnosis: Shell elongated, behind pseudostome is a slight narrowing, then it expands into an elongated fundus. Covered with flat mineral grains. The pseudostome is round.

Dimensions: Length 119-130 µm, width 48-54 µm, diameter pseudostome 19-23 µm.

Ecology: Freshwater. Sphagnum

Ferry Siemensma, created June 19, 2019; last modified January 31, 2021
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