Macrotrachela punctata Murray 1911
Macrotrachela punctata, whirling specimen. A species which has a completely granulated epidermis. Double-lobed upper lip.
Macrotrachela punctata, creeping specimen.
Macrotrachela punctata, focal plane on the granulated epidermis.
Macrotrachela punctata, upper left image: head of another specimen from the same sample, focus plane on the upper lip; upper right image: head with rostrum and lamella. Lower left image: foot, dorsal view; lower right image: granulated foot with spurs.
Location: Speikboden (altitude 2400m), Tauferer Ahrntal, South Tirol, Italy
Habitat: dry moss on rocks , together with A. tuberculosa, A. vaga var. rhomboidea, Pleuretra lineata, Dissotrocha scutellata
Date: coll. 7.10.2014, img 19.10.2014.
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
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