Mallomonadales (or Ochromonadales): Synuraceae
(Korshikov) Korshikov 1929
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 sphagnicola (Korshikov) Korshikov 1929 ?,
cell body μm long, 10 μm wide, L/W=,
x 640, Iroha-numa (marsh), Zao mountain, Yamagata city, Yamagata Pref., Japan, August 2, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
150 μm; x 400
Images of collecting locality:
No. 1, Iroha-numa (marsh/bog), Zao mountain, Yamagata city, Yamagata Pref., Japan, August 2, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
Please click on images for viewing enlarged.
Protist Information Server