Diaphanoeca pedicellata Leadbeater, 1972

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Diaphanoeca pedicellata

Lorica (dry preparation) (PC)

Photographer/artist Mats Kuylenstierna

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

Description

IDs in other systems
Tropic type
H
Morphology
14 longitudinal costae with five costal strips, 3 transverse costae, spear with one coastal strip, lorica with a posterior stalk, protoplast in the posterior part of cell
Other remarks

Distribution: Widely
Life form
Solitary
Size
Lorica length 45 µm
Literature
Leadbeater, B. S. C. 1972. Ultrastructural observations on some marine choanoflagellates from the coast of Denmark. Br. phycol. 7: 195-211.
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.