Description: Tintinnid Ciliate, a member of the micrzooplankton. The species is Dictyocysta elegans, found in the Bay of Villefranche-sur Mer. It is about 100 microns in length. This specimen was found in a sample from New Caledonia
Author: Dolan, John
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Dictyocysta elegans Ehrenberg, 1854checked Dolan, John 2012-08-24
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