Bicosta spinifera (Throndsen) Leadbeater, 1978

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Bicosta spinifera

Loricas (dry preparation) (PC)

Photographer/artist Mats Kuylenstierna

Additional image information

Title
Bicosta spinifera
Photographer/artist
Mats Kuylenstierna
Copyright holder
Maria Kuylenstierna
Institute
University of Gothenburg, Marine botany
Contributor
Bengt Karlson
Caption
Loricas (dry preparation) (PC)
Image galleries
Kuylenstierna, Skagerrak-Kattegat

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
H
Other remarks

Distribution: Widely
Life form
Solitary
Size
Lorica length 50-80 µm
Literature
Thomsen, H. A. 1992b. Loricabærende Chonanoflagellater (Kraveflagellater). In: Thomsen, H. A. (ed.) Plankton i de indre danske farvande. Havforskning fra Miljøstyrelsen, Copenhagen, p. 157-194.
Throndsen, J. 1970b. Salpingoeca spinifera sp. nov., a new planktonic species of the Craspedophyceae recorded in the Arctic. Br. Phycol. J. 5: 87-89.

Change History

  • 2011-09-26 19:28:14 Bengt Karlson - Updated media metadata for Bicosta spinifera_2.gif
  • 2011-09-26 19:26:47 Bengt Karlson - Added media: Bicosta spinifera_2.gif