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Authority

Corliss & Snyder (1986: 42, fig. 4)

Class

Oligohymenophorea

Order

Pleuronematida

Family

Pleuronematidae

Additional References

Petz et al. (1995: 97)

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Basionym

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Synonyms

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Description

Fixed specimens 124–168 × 42–72 µm. Body elongate; oral area almost as long as body. Somatic kineties 44–58, c. 6 preoral. Adoral membranelles 3; membranelle 1 half as long as membranelle 2i (i.e. anterior, ±longitudinal portion of bipartite membranelle 2); undulating membrane prominent. Macronucleus 1; micronucleus 1.

Distribution

Weddell Sea (Corliss & Snyder, 1986; Petz et al., 1995); Indian sector of the Southern Ocean (Grey et al., 1997).

Comments

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