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Authority

Allgén (1955: 45, fig. 6)

Class

Phyllopharyngea

Order

Endogenida

Family

Acinetidae

Additional References

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Basionym

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Synonyms

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Description

Fixed specimens 27–31 µm diameter. Lorica almost spherical, distinctly reticulate, lacking a stalk. Capitate tentacles very short. Epizoic on nematodes (Neochromadora notocraspedota).

Distribution

Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean (Allgén, 1955).

Comments

A poorly described species of uncertain systematic status.

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