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Lobosea: Arcellinida: Difflugiidae

Difflugia globulosa
Dujardin, 1837

Genus: Pseudostome lacks lobed collar; test round or oval in cross-section; pseudostome relatively large, with or lacking a collar (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Species: 70-110 μm long; 55-85 μm diam.; test oval, round cross-section; brown, chitinoid, with imbedded siliceous plates, attached debris (Illustrated Guide).

Difflugia globulosa ? (small varieties ? or similar species), test μm long, μm wide, pseudostome 12 μm diam., Japan, November 1998 by Y. Tsukii

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