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Euglypha tuberculata, 48 µm

Euglypha tuberculata Dujardin, 1841

Diagnosis: shell ovoid, in cross-section circular; aperture circular, bordered by one row of serrated scales; body scales elliptical or nearly circular; plasma and pseudopodia normal.

Dimensions: literature 55-100 µm

Ecology: Sphagnum and other mosses, also in sediments and between aquatic plants.

Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha cf tuberculata, 78 µm
Euglypha tuberculata
Euglypha cf tuberculata, 48 µm
Ferry Siemensma, created March 1, 2019; last modified January 14, 2022
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