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Taxon Details

Synura petersenii Korshikov 1929

  • Taxonomic Rank: Species
  • Taxonomic Status: Accepted
  • Parent Taxon: Synura Ehrenb. 1835 (Genus)

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09530030
  • Shape: Colonies spherical, cells wide with a smooth surface, oval
  • Ecology: Typical in fresh waters. Early warning indicator in humic large lakes. In small humic lakes indicating impacted waters
  • Life forms: Unicellular; Flagellated colony
  • Measure: Organism-Diameter: Miniumum 45 Micrometre Maximum 57 Micrometre
  • Notes: Scale morphology as criterion of identification. The most common species of Synura.