Condylostoma patens   O.F. Muller,  1786 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Heterotrichea
Order:Heterotrichida
Family:Condylostomatidae

Description
Size: 213.2-322.9 µm x 58-111.8 µm

Body large, anterior end of the body truncate, posterior half oval, broad and posterior end rounded; about 20 striations on each side; macronucleus elongate, moniliform, located towards the right side; contractile vacuole canal like; extending along the left border.


Synonym (s)
Trichoda patens Muller, 1786
Condylostoma patens Kahl, 1932

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Khallikote INDIA (Record: 22/02/1969)
• Orissa, Parikud INDIA (Record: 26/02/1969)
• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 10/6/1969)
• Orissa, Kaluparaghat INDIA (Record: 12/6/1969)
• Orissa INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh INDIA
• Andaman and Nicobar Islands INDIA
• Karnataka 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:2012-02-03

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