Cephalodella auriculata Mueller 1773
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view, feeds mainly on small alge, the cells of which are opened with the tweezer-like trophi.
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view, same specimen after egg depostion.
Cephalodella auriculata, dorsal view,
Cephalodella auriculata, dorsal view, focus plane on the "lower lip",
Location: Gevelsberg, Grünes Klassenzimmer (Teich)
Habitat: periphyton, plankton
Date: 23.5.2005 + (17.03.2007)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
plingfactory