Zoothamnium sp.

Ciliophora: Oligohymenophorea: Sessilida: Zoothamniidae

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10x Plan Fluor / 20x Plan Apo / 40x Plan Fluor / 60x Plan Fluor. DIC / Phase Contrast. Sampled in Bay of Santander. July, 11th 2017.

 

 

 

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Zoothamnium arbuscula (c) and Zoothamnium adamsi (d) by Kudo (1954)

 

References
Kahl, A. (1935). Tierwelt Deutschlands und der angrenzenden Meeresteile. Urtiere oder Protozoa. I: Wimpertiere oder Ciliata (Infusoria). 4 Peritricha und Chonotricha. Verlag von Gustav Fischer. Jena. (see Fig. 141).
Kudo, R.S. (1954). Protozoology. Charles C. Thomas. Springfield. (see Fig. 364).
Larink, O. & Westheide, W. (2011). Coastal plankton. Verlag Dr. Friedrich Pfeil. München. (see Plate 15 for Zoothamnium alternans).

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