Cephalodella auriculata Mueller 1773
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view, specimen from (3).
 
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view, feeds mainly on small algae, the cells of which are opened with the tweezer-like trophi. (2)
 
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view, same specimen after depostion of an amictic egg. (2)
 
Cephalodella auriculata, lateral view of a specimen from (3)
 
Cephalodella auriculata, dorsoventral view of a specimen from (3), focus plane on the 4 caudal bristles.
 
Cephalodella auriculata, dorsoventral view, (1)
 
Cephalodella auriculata, dorsal view, focus plane on the "lower lip" (1),
 
Cephalodella auriculata, virgate trophi; trophi type A; lateral view, two different focus planes. (3)
 
Location: Gevelsberg, GruKlaZi, pond (1)Sprockhövel, IG-Metall-Bildungszentrum, pond (2); Recker Moor, ditch with Sphagnum (3); NSG Schwalm-Nette, pond with Utricularia sp. (4)
Habitat: periphyton, plankton (2); periphyton (3), (4)
Date: 23.08.2005 (11); 16.03.2007 (2); 20.06.2018 (3); 18.09.2011 (4)
freshwater life
procaryota
algae
plants
protists
"worms"
molluscs
arthropods
marine life
mediterranean
tropical
misc
impresssum
plingfactory