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.




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


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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