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Euglenida: Lepocinclistina

Lepocinclis
Perty, 1849

Genus: Body more or less ovo-cylindrical; rigid with spirally striated pellicle; often with a short posterior spinous projection; stigma sometimes present; discoidal chromatophores (chloroplasts) numerous and marginal; paramylum bodies usually large and ring-shaped, laterally disposed; without pyrenoids; fresh water (Kudo, 1966).

L. salina
9 clips
47 x 35 μm
Japan, 1998

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