Kellicottia bostoniensis Rousselet 1908
Kellicottia bostoniensis. In contrast to Kellicottia longispina this species has only 4 spines at the anterior margin of the lorica. Focus plane is on the 2 dorsal spines.
Kellicottia bostoniensis; lorica of dead specimen showing the 4 spines (arrowheads). (1)
Kellicottia bostoniensis; ventral view; focus plane is on the 2 lateral spines.
Kellicottia bostoniensis; specimen from (3); compressed by coverslide.
 
 
Location: Ohligser Heide / NRW (1,2); NDG Heiliges Meer; Großes Heiliges Meer, NRW; Germany
Habitat: Plankton (1,2,3)
Date: 31.07.2015 (1); 14.05.2016 (2); 06.04.2018 (3)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
plingfactory