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Authority

Kahl (1932: 502, fig. 81.1)

Class

Spirotrichea

Order

Strombidiida

Family

Strombidiidae

Additional References

Lynn et al. (1988: 264)

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Basionym

Strombidium striatum Wulff (1919: 113, figs 22, 27, 28), due to homonymy with Strombidium striatum (Meunier, 1910) Kahl (1932)

Synonyms

Strombidium striatum Busch (1930: 86, fig. 4) sensu Kahl (1932: 504), par lapsus
Strobilidium striatum (Busch) sensu Hada (1970: 27), par lapsus

Description

Fixed specimens 25–90 × 18–43 µm. Body obovoid, without an apical protrusion, with several longitudinal stripes on posterior portion. Equatorial kinety distinctly supraequatorial, continuous ventrally. Ventral kinety sigmoidal, extending from equatorial kinety to antapical pole. Anterior adoral membranelles 11–18, continuous with 8–22 ventral membranelles. Girdle of extrusomes parallel to equatorial kinety. Macronuclear nodules 7–21, in 2 rings.

Distribution

Indian sector of the Southern Ocean (Hada, 1970; Grey et al., 1997); cosmopolitan.

Comments

N/A

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