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Authority

(Daday) Jörgensen (1927: 13, fig. 23)

Class

Spirotrichea

Order

Tintinnida

Family

Ascampbelliellidae

Additional References

Balech (1971: 174), Alder (1999: 348)

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Basionym

Amphorella norvegica Daday (1887: 543)

Synonyms

See Kofoid & Campbell (1929) for synonymy.

Description

Lorica 38–59 × 30–37 µm, cup-shaped, with a smooth inner and serrated outer collar, slightly indented below apical rim; antapical horn small or lacking; wall reticulate. Trophont with 15 or 16 adoral membranelles. Macronuclear nodules 2.

Distribution

Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean (Klaas, 1997; Thompson et al., 1999); North (Daday, 1887) and South Atlantic (Alder, 1999); Barents Sea, Kara Sea (Meunier, 1910; Burkovsky, 1976); Pacific (Yoo & Kim, 1990).

Comments

N/A

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