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Taxon Details

Mallomonas crassisquama (Asmund) Fott 1962

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

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Shape: Cells ovoid. Some caudal scales with robust spines
  • Ecology: Relatively common in fresh waters
  • Life forms: Planktonic; Solitary cells
  • Distribution: UK, Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 9 Micrometre Maximum 13 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 14 Micrometre Maximum 32 Micrometre