Longinebela tubulosa

Anush Kosakyan, Daniel J. G. Lahr, Matthieu Mulot, Ralf Meisterfeld, Edward A. D. Mitchell & Enrique Lara, 2016, Phylogenetic reconstruction based on COI reshuffles the taxonomy of hyalosphenid shelled (testate) amoebae and reveals the convoluted evolution of shell plate shapes, Cladistics 32, pp. 606-623 : 621

publication ID

https://doi.org/ 10.1111/cla.12167

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5685127

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/039E7023-9706-7C07-FCAF-9BD132FFF9CF

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Longinebela tubulosa
status

comb. nov.

L. tubulosa Penard, 1890 comb. nov. Kosakyan, Lahr, Mulot, Meisterfeld, Mitchell and Lara

Description. Test elongated pyriform in broad lateral view, laterally compressed, with the lateral margins tapering toward the pseudostome, creating a somehow distinct neck. Small lateral pores usually present but hard to observe. In profile narrow elliptical with a pointed posterior part. Test yellowish brown, composed of scales taken from predated organisms (euglyphids or rarely Quadrulella ). L = 190 – 264 µm, B = 80 – 155 µm. Pseudostome oval in frontal view, surrounded by a thin organic collar, 35 – 54 µm wide.

Type. Figs 1 – 5 View Fig. 1 View Fig. 2 View Fig. 3 View Fig. 4 View Fig. 5 ( Penard, 1902).

Kingdom

Protozoa

Phylum

Protozoa

Class

Lobosa

Order

Arcellinida

Family

Nebelidae

Genus

Longinebela