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Taxon Details

Kephyrion cupuliforme Conrad 1930

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

EA Chrysophyte Information

  • Whitton Code: 09290050
  • Shape: Lorica is broadly conical with a rounded base with a slightly infolded upper margin, mouth is wide (9 Am)
  • Ecology: Quite common in fresh waters
  • Life forms: Planktonic; Solitary cells
  • Distribution: Europe, Western palearctic
  • Measure: Organism-Width: Miniumum 9 Micrometre
  • Measure: Organism-Length: Miniumum 9 Micrometre Maximum 10 Micrometre