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Authority

Schröder (1906a: 359, pl. 27, figs 4, 5)

Class

Phyllopharyngea

Order

Exogenida

Family

Ophryodendridae

Additional References

N/A

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Basionym

N/A

Synonyms

N/A

Description

Specimens c. 160 × 60 µm. Body obconical; stalk c. 40 µm long. Tentacle-bearing processes 4–6, each with 8–12 capitate tentacles. Macronucleus sausage-shaped. Epizoic on copepods.

Distribution

Indian sector of the Southern Ocean (Schröder, 1906a).

Comments

A poorly described species.

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