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Taxon Details

Mallomonas tonsurata Teiling 1912

  • Taxonomic Rank: Species
  • Taxonomic Status: Accepted
  • Parent Taxon: Mallomonas Perty 1851 (Genus)

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09310400
  • Shape: Cells spherical to ovoid, bristles forming an apical tuft. Some longer, straight bristles directed backwards.
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 12 Micrometre Maximum 15 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 14 Micrometre Maximum 25 Micrometre