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Difflugia sandbergi
D. sandbergi, after Schönborn, 1966

Difflugia sandbergi Schönborn, 1966

Diagnosis: Test strongly compressed with parallel sides, fundus flat. Pseudostom oval and straight truncated. Test hyaline, covered with diatom frustules, in between with scattered quartz pieces.

Dimensions: Length 35.2 – 39.0 µm; width 26.3 – 28.5, thickness 13.2 – 14.0 µm.

Ecology: Fresh water; Wet sphagnum in a small moor (Abiskotal), Lapland, Schweden.

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