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Description of Pansporella

Rounded cell from 10 to 100 µm, locomotive cell from 100 to 125 mm with eruptive, lobate pseudopodia. Cytoplasm finely granular without crystals or contractile vacuoles. Nucleus spherical, from 1 to 15 mm diameter. Cysts round and smooth with many spores often around 8.5 mm diameter. Habitat: cyst in haemo-coel of the water flea Daphnia. Trophic stage free-living in freshwater.


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