Genus: Outer envelop made of two kinds of siliceous element; tangential scales or pearls and radial
spicules (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Similar genus ->> Nuclearia; Rabdiophrys sp.,
cell body 23 μm in diam., axopodia 17 μm wide,
x 640, Numa-no-hara marsh (Genseikaen), Madarao highland (Niigata & Nagano Pref.), Myoko village, Niigata Pref., Japan, May 15, 2005 by Y. Tsukii
94 μm; x 640