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Authority

Petz, Song & Wilbert (1995: 119, fig. 36)

Class

Spirotrichea

Order

Strombidiida

Family

Strombidiidae

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Synonyms

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Description

In vivo 35–45 × 30–33 µm. Body obconical to ellipsoidal, with a distinct protrusion on anterior right. Equatorial kinety usually slightly spiralling and discontinuous ventrally. Ventral kinety extending from posterior portion almost to equatorial kinety. Anterior adoral membranelles 16–22, continuous with 8–10 ventral membranelles. Indistinct girdle of 6–9 µm long extrusomes usually equatorial. Subpellicular platelet layer in posterior half of cell. Macronucleus 1; micronucleus 1. Movement: fast, spirally to and fro.

Distribution

Weddell Sea (Petz et al., 1995).

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