Cephalodella gracilis Ehrenberg 1832
Cephalodella gracilis; lateral view. Total length vs. length of toes: 5:1. Vitellarium with 4 nuclei (arrowheads). frontal eyespot.
Cephalodella gracilis; dorsoventral view. The insert shows the two red eyespots with a single common lens.
Cephalodella gracilis; trophi in dorsoventral (left image) and lateral (right image) view.
Cephalodella gracilis; specimen from (2)
Cephalodella gracilis; male specimen from (3)
see also another morphotype: >>> Cephalodella gracilis var. lenticulata
Location: Schwelm, Kreishaus (1); Presseler Heidegebiet (Sachsen); Wahner Heide near Cologne (3)
Habitat: Concrete / aerophytic algae / Cyanobacteria (Phormidium sp.) (1); submersed Sphagnum (2) (3);
Date: 8.07.2012 (1); 16.08.2015; 01.09.2012 (3)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
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