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Chrysophyceae: Mallomonadales (or Ochromonadales): Synuraceae
Crysomonadea: Chromulinida

Synura uvella
Ehrenberg, 1838

Synura 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
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
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S. uvella Ehrenberg: Cells oval; bristles conspicuous; 20-40 μm long, 8-17 μm wide (Kudo, 1966).

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