Lacrymaria olor   O. F. Muller,  1776 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Litostomatea
Order:Haptorida
Family:Lacrymariidae

Description
Size: 161.5 µm x 29 µm

Body elongate, posterior portion cylindrical with pointed posterior end: neck very long, highly contractile; oral cone well developed; macronucleus with two rounded parts united together; contractile vacuole two in number and located at either end of the cylindrical body portion.


Synonym (s)
Vibrio olor Muller, 1786
Lacrymaria olor Ehrenberg, 1832

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 27/12/1970)
• Orissa INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• West Bengal INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Das, AK (1995) Protozoa Wetland ecosystem series 1: Fauna of chilka lake ZSI, Calcutta 137-209 Available at - NIO, Goa
  • Society for the Management of European Biodiversity Data (2009) World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS) Available at - http://www.marinespecies.org

Page last updated on:2012-02-06

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