Cohnilembus verminus   (Muller, 1786) Kahl,  1933 (Ciliata)
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Taxonomy
Kingdom:Chromista
Phylum:Ciliophora
Class: Oligohymenophorea
Order:Philasterida
Family:Cohnilembidae

Description
Size: 45.5-93.1 µm x 8.3-12.4 µm.

Body more particularly anterior half, very slender; peristome almost as in Cohnilembus subulatus; caudal cilia fine and long; macronucleus slightly elliptical and located at the anterior half of the body; contractile vacuole single and terminal.


Synonym (s)
Lembus verminus Kahl, 1931
Vibrio verminus Muller, 1786
Cohnilembus verminus Kahl, 1935

Common Name (s)
Economic Importance and Threats

Ecology

Biogeography


• Orissa, Barkul INDIA (Record: 21/02/1969)
• Orissa, Nalabana Island INDIA (Record: 10/4/1969)
• Orissa, Satpara INDIA (Record: 12/6/1969)
• Orissa, Nalabana Island 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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