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Authority

Daday (1887: 556, pl. 20, figs 4, 5)

Class

Spirotrichea

Order

Tintinnida

Family

Codonellidae

Additional References

Brandt (1907: 145), Balech (1948: 10)

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Basionym

N/A

Synonyms

Tintinnopsis major Meunier (1910: 138, pl. 12, fig. 1)
Tintinnopsis loricata (Brandt) Kofoid & Campbell (1929: 39, fig. 60)

Description

Lorica 87–170 × 69–110 µm, elongate-campanulate; anterior half of lorica annulated, apically everted funnel-like, antapically tapering (sometimes rounded); wall with agglutinated mineral particles. Trophont with c. 20 adoral membranelles. Macronuclear nodules 2. Contractile vacuole 1.

Distribution

Atlantic sector of the Southern Ocean (Wasik & Mikolajczyk, 1990); Atlantic (Meunier, 1910; Balech, 1948); Mediterranean Sea (Daday, 1887); Java Sea (Brandt, 1907); Pacific (Yoo & Kim, 1990).

Comments

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