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Diagnosis: Shell subcircular to subtriangular, lenticular, with sharp marginal edge. Peristome semi-tubular, oblique half cylinder, with 3 divergent, short, triangular teeth. Dorsal odd tooth nearly vertical, paired lateral teeth sub-horizontal. Peristome about third to fourth as long as shell diameter.

Diameter: 0.25-0.35 mm.

Protocystis macleari