Habrotrocha bidens Gosse 1851
Habrotrocha bidens, dorsal view, whirling.(1)
Habrotrocha bidens; close-up of the anterior part of two different specimens from different locations, focus plane on the upper lip. Left image: crop of the above image showing specimen from (1). Right image: specimen from (2) (see bottom of this page)
Habrotrocha bidens; habitus while whirling.(1)
Habrotrocha bidens; left image: Specimen from (1), dorsoventral view, optical median section showing the short pharyngeal tube (length marked by triangles). Also visible in this image is the mastax and trophi with the dental formula 2/2 (which separates H. bidens from H. rosa). Right image: foot with foot glands and spurs.(1)
Habrotrocha bidens; specimen from (2), whirling.
Location: Halali Lodge, Etosha, Namibia (1); Wertach-area near Augsburg, Bavaria, spruce-forest (2)
Habitat: litter in lithotelma of limestone (1); moss on ground (2)
Date: coll.: 28.7.2015, img.: 03.08. 2015 (1); 05.04.2014
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