Euplotes eurystomus   (Wrzesniowski, 1870) Kahl,  1932 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Spirotrichea
Order:Euplotida
Family:Euplotidae

Description
Size: 159 µm- 99.3 µm

Body elliptical, little angular, narrowing at both left and right margins; anterior collar prominent and transluscent; peristomal lip short and arched; 8 laterodorsals, 9 frontodorsals, 5 transverse and 4 caudal cirri present.


Synonym (s)
Euplotes eurystomus Wrzesniowski, 1870
Euplotes eurystomus Tuffrau, 1960

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Nalabana Island INDIA (Record: 12/9/1987)
• 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:2012-02-02

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