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Cymatopleura spp.

  

Profile: A small but common genus occurring in benthic communities of lakes and slow-flowing rivers. globe indicates off site linkUniversity of Michigan, globe indicates off site linkCalifornia Academy of Sciences

6 Great Lakes Species (including alternative names and named varieties): C. angulata, C. apiculata, C. cochlea, C. elliptica (Sphinctocystis elliptica), C. elliptica var. hibernica, C. elliptica fo. spiralis, C. hibernica (C. elliptica var. hibernica), C. hibernica var. rhombica, C. solea (Sphinctocystis librilis), C. solea var. apiculata, C. solea var. clavata, C. solea var. gracilis, C. solea var. pfuhlii, C. solea var. subconstricta, C. solea var. regula, C. spiralis (C. elliptica fo. spiralis)

Cymatopleura spp.

Cymatopleura solea SEM
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