Cohnilembus subulatus   (Kent)  (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Oligohymenophorea
Order:Philasterida
Family:Cohnilembidae

Description
Size: 74.5-81 µm x 20-22 µm.

Body slender, lanceolate, posterior end broad; peristome starting from the anterior and extending up to the middle of the body; anal cilia not very distinct; macronucleus oval, located at the anterior half; contractile vacuole single and terminal.


Synonym (s)
Lembus subulatus Kent, 1882
Lembus subulatus Kahl, 1931
Cohnilembus subulatus Kahl, 1935

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Nalabana Island INDIA (Record: 29/12/1970)
• Orissa 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:2012-02-03

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