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Trichodina porocephalusi sp.n. [Ciliophora: Trichodinidae] from an Indian flathead sleeper, Ophiocara porocephalus [Valenciennes] [Eleotrididae]

@article{Asmat2001TrichodinaPS,
  title={Trichodina porocephalusi sp.n. [Ciliophora: Trichodinidae] from an Indian flathead sleeper, Ophiocara porocephalus [Valenciennes] [Eleotrididae]},
  author={G. Asmat},
  journal={Acta Protozoologica},
  year={2001},
  volume={40}
}
  • G. Asmat
  • Published 2001
  • Biology
  • Acta Protozoologica
Summary. A population of trichodinids (Ciliophora: Trichodinidae) was found on the gills of an Indian estuarine flathead sleeper, Ophiocara porocephalus collected from the Hooghly River in West Bengal, India and was described as a new species. The species is characterized by the shape of denticles having broad and rectangular blades with truncated distal margins, parallel borders, apexes with distinct notches in the lower border of the anterior margins; robust, conical central parts; backwardly… Expand
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