Euplotes woodruffi   Gaw,  1939 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Spirotrichea
Order:Euplotida
Family:Euplotidae

Description
Size: 99.4-107.6 µm x 62.1-72 µm

Body oval, with anterior end more broad than posterior end, anterior collar prominent; peristomal plate small, 9 fronto-ventrals, 5 transverse and 4 caudal, cirri present; macronucleus 'V' shaped.


Synonym (s)
Euplotes woodruffi Kudo, 1966
Euplotes woodruffi Gaw, 1940

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Khallikote INDIA (Record: 19/02/1969)
• Orissa, Parikud INDIA (Record: 9/6/1969)
• Orissa, Nalabana Island INDIA (Record: 10/6/1969)
• Orissa, Balugaon INDIA (Record: 12/6/1969)
• Orissa, Rambha INDIA (Record: 17/12/1970)
• Orissa, Kaluparaghat INDIA (Record: 18/09/1987)
• Orissa INDIA
• Andhra Pradesh 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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