Adineta sp. 10

Adineta sp.10, dorsoventral view, creeping; specimen from (4).
Adineta sp.10, lateral view, specimen from (1).
 

 
Adineta sp.10, upper images: two aspects of the head region of two different specimens, different focus planes. The right image shows the notched frontal part of the rostral lamella and the 4 U-hooks of each of the rake apparatus. Lower image: foot with spurs. (2)
Adineta sp.10, contracted specimen, focus plane on the granulated integument. (1)
 
Adineta sp.10, another specimen showing the granulated integument. (2) The granules are not so distinct like in Adineta tuberculosa

 

Adineta sp.10; trophi and rake apparatus of a macerated specimen.The arrowheads point to the 4 U-hooks in each of the rakes, which is in contrast to Adineta tuberculosa, which has 6 U-hooks or more. (3)
Adineta sp.10; trophi, cephalic view. (3)
 
 
Location: NSG Unteres Odertal, near "Teerofenbrücke"
Habitat: moss on concrete
Date: coll. 28.05.2019; img: 31.05.2019 (1); 01.06.2019 (2); 11.07.2019 (3); 12.07.2019 (4)
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