Philodina vorax JANSON 1893
Philodina vorax, an eyeless species, whirling, ventral side, specimen from 31.01.2010
Philodina vorax, two aspects of the foot with spurs and toes from above specimen. The spurs seem to be covered with a cuticular fold.
Philodina vorax, whirling, dorsal view, specimen from same sample (2.01.2011) (2)
Philodina vorax, left image: foot with spurs and 4 toes from above specimen (2).right image: foot with spurs and 4 toes of specimen captured below. The spurs show the characteristic bend at the margin of the cuticular base (arrowheads).
Philodina vorax, specimen from Mte Perone, Elba (3)
Philodina vorax, specimen from Anhausen/Bavaria (4)
Philodina vorax, specimen from Chile (5)
Philodina vorax, trophi.
Location: (1) Germany; nature reserve Elmpt; sphagnum pond; (3) Mte. Perone, Elba, Tuscany, Italia; Anhausen, Bavaria, bridge (4)
Habitat: (1) sphagnum; (3) Tree moss; dry moss on concrete, high sun exposition, together with Pleuretra lineata and Otostephanos torquatus (4).
Date: (1) 31.12.2010; (2) 02.01.2011; (3) 16.09.2013; coll. 29.09.2013 (img: 5.10.2013)(4).
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