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Chrysophyceae: Ochromonadales: Dinobryaceae

Epipyxis sp.
Ehrenberg 1838
Syn.: Hyalobryon Lauterborn

Hyalobryon Genus: Solitary or colonial; individual with tubular test; young individuals are attached to the exterior of parent tests (Kudo, 1966). Loricas tubular, attached to sides of one another (How to know the protozoa, 1979).
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Hyalobryon sp., attached on Oedogonium sp., lorica 25 μm long, 5 μm wide, x 200, x 400, Japan, 199? by Y. Tsukii
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