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Oligotrich Ciliate

Oligotrich Ciliate
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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added on 2006-02-09 - 2910 views
WoRMS taxa
Strombidium Clapar├Ęde & Lachmann, 1859Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorchecked Agatha, Sabine 2013-06-27

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