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Taxon Details

Dinobryon divergens O.E.Imhof 1887

  • Taxonomic Rank: Species
  • Taxonomic Status: Accepted
  • Parent Taxon: Dinobryon Ehrenb. 1834 (Genus)
  • Child Taxon: Dinobryon divergens var. schauinslandii O.E.Imhof 1887 (Subspecies - var)
  • For a list of all the species with the specific epithet "divergens" click here
Dinobryon divergens
Dinobryon divergens
Dinobryon divergens

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09230050
  • Shape: Lorica asymmetric, with 2 curved processes of different lengths
  • Ecology: Reference species in oligohumic lakes
  • Life forms: Planktonic; Solitary cells
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 5.8 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 13.5 Micrometre