Lacrymaria salinarum   Kahl,  1928 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Litostomatea
Order:Haptorida
Family:Lacrymariidae

Description

Length: 150 ┬Ám

Flask-shaped, the macronucleus is sausage-shaped. The contractile vacuole posterior and terminal.

Similar species: Lacrymaria coronata

Synonym (s)
Lacrymaria salinarum Kahl, 1930

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Bird Island INDIA (Record: 30/05/1969)
• Orissa INDIA

Literature Source(s)
  • Carey, PG (1992) Marine interstitial ciliates-An iilustrated key 334 PP Available at - NIO, Goa
  • 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:2012-02-06

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