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Chrysophyceae: Ochromonadales: Dinobryaceae

Epipyxis sp.

Epipyxis Genus: 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).

Epipyxis sp., lorica 21 μm long, 8 μm wide, L/W=2.6, x 640, Onnenai, Kushiro marsh, Kushiro city, Hokkaido, Japan, October 16, 2005 by Y. Tsukii
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
Epipyxis Epipyxis

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