Generally similar to Dydimocyrtis tetrathalamus, except that cortical shell is a much looser and irregular meshwork. Fully grown specimens usually have a well developed mantle. Height of cortical shell: 100-250 µm.
Ref.: Benson (1966).
Kingdom Protoctista Phylum Actinopoda Subphylum Sarcodina Class Polycystina Order Spumellaria Family Coccodiscidae Genus Spongoliva Species Spongoliva ellipsoides
Status in World Register of Marine Species
Not included in WoRMS database
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