Plagiopyla ovata   Kahl,  1931 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Plagiopylea
Order:Plagiopylida
Family:Plagiopylidae

Description
Size: 80-93.1 µm x 61.2-68.3 µm

Body oval, marginal elevation of vestibulum very feeble and sometimes not visible; body margin nearly parallel; macronucleus single and oval; contractile vacuole not seen.


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Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Khallikote INDIA (Record: 02/06/1969)
• Orissa, Gambhari INDIA (Record: 23/09/1987)
• Orissa INDIA
• Orissa, Chilika Lake 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:2012-02-09

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