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Taxon Details

Kephyrion boreale Skuja 1956

  • Taxonomic Rank: Species
  • Taxonomic Status: Accepted
  • Parent Taxon: Kephyrion Pascher 1911 (Genus)
Kephyrion boreale

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09290040
  • Shape: Lorica almost spherical with a collar, strongly flattened from the other side
  • Ecology: Oligo-humic freshwaters, early warning species in large to small humic waters
  • Life forms: Unicellualr; Planctonic
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Diameter: Miniumum 3 Micrometre Maximum 4 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 7 Micrometre Maximum 9 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 8 Micrometre Maximum 11 Micrometre