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Difflugia platidens
D. platidens, after Gassowsky, 1936

Difflugia platidens Gassowsky, 1936

Diagnosis: Test pyriform, with a broad, slightly conical neck, with tooth-like lobes on the edge of the pseudostome. The surface is rough. The pseudostome is round, large.

Dimensions: Length 168-193 µm, width 98-103 µm, diameter pseudostome 45-50 µm.

Ecology: Freshwater.

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