Cephalodella apocolea Myers 1924
Cephalodella apocolea, lateral view; an eyeless species (1).
 
Cephalodella apocolea, lateral view; an eyeless species. When swimming the toes are crossed. There is a typical notch in the foot at the base of the toes. (1)
 
Cephalodella apocolea, dorsoventral view; the preferred diet are diatoms. (1)
 
Cephalodella apocolea, another specimen from (2). The tips of the toes are sickle-shaped curved ventrally.
 
Cephalodella apocolea, specimen from (3).
 
Cephalodella apocolea, virgate trophi (Type A) (3).
 
 
Location: Gevelsberg, Grünes Klassenzimmer (pond) (1); Paradieswiese, Tirol, Austria (2); NSG Grosses Heiliges Meer, NRW, Germany (3);
Habitat: between rotten leaves and algae(1), detritus (2); on artificially exposed micro-slides (3)
Date: 13+14.05.2005 (1); 13.10.2014 (2); 30.04.2019 (3)
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