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Chlorophyceae: Chlamydomonadales (Volvocales): Phacotaceae
Volvocida: Chlamydomonadina: Phacotidae

Pteromonas sp.

Pteromonas Genus: Unicellular; two equal-length flagella emerging from anterior end; cell body flat, broad ovoidal, lateral view spindle-shaped, within a gelatinous sheath quadrangular in shape; a single chloroplast plate-like, with 4-6 pyrenoids (Guide book to the "Photomicrographs of the Freshwater Algae", 1998).

Pteromonas sp. or Vitreochlamys ?, cell body 14 μm long, 9 μm wide, test 19 μm long, 15 μm wide, x 400, x 640, Saitama Pref., Japan, May-June 1999 by Y. Tsukii
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Pteromonas Pteromonas

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