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Taxon Details

Pseudopedinella N. Carter 1937

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09570000
  • Shape: Flagellated, naked cell with one pseudopodium, often shrunk to a pearl like a transparent knot.
  • Ecology: In fresh and marine waters
  • Life forms: Planktonic; Solitary cells
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Diameter: Miniumum 4 Micrometre Maximum 6 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 5 Micrometre Maximum 17 Micrometre
  • Notes: Cells become deformed in preserved samples