Favella ehrenbergii (Claparède & Lachmann, 1858) Jörgensen, 1924. Specimens I-III

Ciliophora: Tintinnina: Ptychocylididae

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Three specimens. The second and third images, of the same specimen, were taken on two levels of focus, to distinguish their lorica. In the fourth image the oral primordium is distinguished.
40x Plan Fluor / 60x Plan Fluor. DIC. Sampled in Bay of Santander. April, 29th 2017.

 

Claparère & Lachmann 1868
Claparède & Lachmann (1859)

 

References
Boltovskoy, D. (ed.) (1999). South Atlantic Zooplankton, 2 Vol. Backhuys Publishers. Leiden. (see p. 366, figs. 6.82a-d).
Claparède E. & Lachmann J. (1859). Etudes sur les Infusoires et les Rhizopodes. Mém. Inst. Genev. 5, 6. (see Pl. 8, Figs. 6, 7).
kim, S.Y., Yang, E.J., Gong, j. & Choi, J.K. (2010). Redescription of Favella ehrenbergii (Claparède and Lachmann, 1858) Jörgensen, 1924 (Ciliophora: Choreotrichia), with Phylogenetic Analyses Based on Small Subunit rRNA Gene Sequences. J. Eukaryot. Microbiol., 57(6), 2010 pp. 460–467.
Larink, O. & Westheide, W. (2011). Coastal plankton. Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil. München. (see Plate 18: A-D).

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