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Taxon Details

Dinobryon cylindricum O.E.Imhof 1887

  • Taxonomic Rank: Species
  • Taxonomic Status: Accepted
  • Parent Taxon: Dinobryon Ehrenb. 1834 (Genus)

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09230040
  • Shape: Lorica cylindrical, trumpet-shaped mouth. Posterior part gradually tapering, sharp conical, slightly bent
  • Ecology: Quite common in all kind of waters
  • Life forms: Planktonic; Short colonies or as solitary cells
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 8 Micrometre Maximum 15 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 40 Micrometre Maximum 115 Micrometre