Acineria punctata Song & Wilbert, 1989

Vďačný, Peter & Rajter, Ľubomír, 2014, An annotated and revised checklist of pleurostome ciliates (Protista: Ciliophora: Litostomatea) from Slovakia, Central Europe, Zootaxa 3760 (4), pp. 501-521 : 508

publication ID

https://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3760.4.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:A2E3A664-E992-40AB-8327-59998302652D

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6127135

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scientific name

Acineria punctata Song & Wilbert, 1989
status

 

Acineria punctata Song & Wilbert, 1989

Acineria punctata— Tirjaková & Vďačný 2013 a: 670.

Main morphological characters (according to Song & Wilbert 1989). Size 80–180 × 40–60 µm in vivo. Body drop-like to lanceolate with hook-like curved anterior body end and narrowly to broadly rounded posterior body end. Two macronuclear nodules with a single micronucleus in between. Contractile vacuole ventral and subterminal. Extrusomes rod-like, about 10 µm long, scattered in cytoplasm and attached to anterior portion of oral bulge. Somatic ciliary pattern Litonotus -like; about 24–28 right and 6–7 left kineties.

Distribution. As yet this species has been recorded only at one locality, i.e., in the sediment from the littoral zone of the upper Váh River near the village of Stankovany ( Tirjaková & Vďačný 2013 a).

Kingdom

Protozoa

Phylum

Ciliophora

Class

Gymnostomatea

Order

Pleurostomatida

Family

Litonotidae

Genus

Acineria

Loc

Acineria punctata Song & Wilbert, 1989

Vďačný, Peter & Rajter, Ľubomír 2014
2014
Loc

Acineria

Tirjakova 2013: 670
2013