Cryptodifflugia pusilla, Playfair, 1917,

Bobrov, Anatoly & Mazei, Yuri, 2017, A review of testate amoeba genus Cryptodifflugia Penard, 1890 (Phryganellina: Cryptodifflugiidae) with a key to species, Zootaxa 4282 (2), pp. 292-308: 302-303

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4282.2.4

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/C15DE32E-346D-5E12-0CF4-17D9FD42FF7F

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scientific name

Cryptodifflugia pusilla
status

 

C. pusilla Playfair, 1917 

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Difflugiella pusilla Grospietch, 1964 

Original description. Playfair 1917, P. 658, Table 38, Fig. 20.

Description. Shell small, subsquare (length equal to width), lateral sides almost vertical and parallel, base of fundus rounded. Shell smooth, firm, chitinoid, structureless, without xenosoms. Aperture circular, its diameter being almost equal to maximum shell width.

Measurements. Shell length 10–22 µm, shell width 10–20 µm, aperture diameter—6–7 µm. Habitat. Water vegetation, wet mosses on rocks.

Geographical distribution. Cosmopolitan.

Kingdom

Protozoa

Phylum

Amoebozoa

Class

Lobosa

Order

Arcellinida

Family

Cryptodifflugiidae

Genus

Cryptodifflugia

Loc

Cryptodifflugia pusilla

Bobrov, Anatoly & Mazei, Yuri 2017
2017
Loc

Difflugiella pusilla

Grospietch 1964
1964