Description: Oligotrich ciliates are the most abundant group of the microzooplankton, feeders on microscopic algae in the plankton. This small (50 microns), very typical cell is probably a Strombidium.
Author: Dolan, John
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Strombidium Claparède & Lachmann, 1859checked Agatha, Sabine 2013-06-27
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