Amphileptus fusiformis Song & Wilbert, 1989, 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: 506

publication ID

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

publication LSID

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persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/AA61DC68-FFBF-032E-FF43-FB74F893FA46

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Plazi

scientific name

Amphileptus fusiformis Song & Wilbert, 1989
status

 

Amphileptus fusiformis Song & Wilbert, 1989  

Amphileptus   fusiformis— Tirjaková & Vďačný 2013 b: 529.

Main morphological characters (according to Song & Wilbert 1989). Size 45–60 × 15–20 µm in vivo. Body broadly fusiform. Two macronuclear nodules with a single micronucleus in between. Several contractile vacuoles forming a ventral and a dorsal row. Extrusomes rod-like, 6–7 µm long, scattered in cytoplasm and gathered to bundles in tail. Somatic ciliary pattern Amphileptus   -like; 10–14 right and about 6 left kineties.

Distribution. This species has been recorded only at one locality, i.e., in the sediment from the Zubrovica stream, Low Tatra Mts ( Tirjaková & Vďačný 2013 b).

Kingdom

Protozoa

Phylum

Ciliophora

Class

Gymnostomatea

Order

Pleurostomatida

Family

Amphileptidae

Genus

Amphileptus

Loc

Amphileptus fusiformis Song & Wilbert, 1989

Vďačný, Peter & Rajter, Ľubomír 2014
2014
Loc

Amphileptus

Tirjakova 2013: 529
2013