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Authority

(Daday) Warren & Paynter (1991: 27, figs 27, 28)

Class

Oligohymenophorea

Order

Sessilida

Family

Vaginicolidae

Additional References

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Basionym

Cothurniopsis antarctica Daday (1911: 97, fig. 1)

Synonyms

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Description

Lorica 50–60 × 30 µm, with 1–4 annular constrictions in anterior half. External stalk 40–50 µm long, with transverse folds. Endostyle and mesostyle not observed. Trophont (zooid) extends just beyond aperture; pellicular striations inconspicuous. Macronucleus globular. Epizoic on the ostracod Philomedes laevipes.

Distribution

Bellingshausen Sea (Daday, 1913).

Comments

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