Genus: Test flask-shaped (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Species: Test variable in size, about 96 μm long, 60-70 μm wide, 40 μm in thickness; frontal view pyriform, pseudostome slightly convex, dorsoventrally compressed; transparent chitinous plates arranged in series across the surface (Cash, The British Freshwater Rhizopoda and Heliozoa vol. II, 1909).
Images of collecting locality:
Maeyama marsh, Shiga highland, Yamanouchi town, Nagano Pref., Japan, July 20, 2008 by Y. Tsukii