Mallomonadales (or Ochromonadales): Synuraceae
Genus: Spherical or ellipsoidal colony composed of 2-50 ovoid cells arranged radially;
cell body usually covered by short bristles; two chloroplasts lateral; no stigma;
longitudinal cell division; fresh water (Kudo, 1966).
Synura uvella ?,
stock Sfum-2, axenic culture with KCM & Hyponex (December 20, 2003 - January 8, 2004),
cell body 20 μm long, 10 μm wide, flagellum 25 μm long,
x 640, near Yanase river, Mizuko, Fujimi city, Saitama Pref., Japan, December 28, 2003 by Y. Tsukii
94 μm; x 640
S. uvella Ehrenberg: Cells oval; bristles conspicuous;
20-40 μm long,
8-17 μm wide (Kudo, 1966).
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