Nassula notata   Muller,  1786 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Nassophorea
Order:Nassulida
Family:Nassulidae

Description
Size: 74.5-95.2 µm x 45.5-51.7 µm

Body elongately ellipsoid; both anterior and posterior ends with more or less same width; body without any bent to anterior left. Cytoplasm bright red in color; macronucleus elliptical; contractile vacuole two in number- one located near the middle of the body and the other subterminal in position


Synonym (s)
Leucophora notata Muller, 1786
Nassula notata Hamburger and Buddenbrock, 1911
Nassula notata Kahl, 1931

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Kaluparaghat INDIA (Record: 18/09/1987)
• 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:2012-02-07

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