Description: This is a common ciliate of coastal waters. The shell or lorica obscures a good view of the ciliate cell (the brown matter). It is about 150 microns in total length.
Author: Dolan, John
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Tintinnopsis beroidea Stein, 1867checked Dolan, John 2012-09-07
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