Paralieberkuehnia spec. with pronounced neck



Paralieberkuehnia spec.


Diagnosis: Shell spherical, with a distinct tubular neck which widens somewhat at the end where the pseudostome is surrounded by a slightly thickened rim. Shell hyaline, smooth, without xenosomes or other structures, yellowish; granulopodia branching, sometimes anastomosing, long, with slow streaming of cytoplasm; numerous granules, rather equal in diameter.


Dimensions:  13 µm in diameter (n = 2)


Ecology: freshwater; shallow pond, China.


Paralieberkuehnia spec. 13 µm