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Litostomatea: Haptoria: Haptorida: Enchelyidae

Enchelyodon sp.
Claparède and Lachmann, 1859

Enchelyodon Genus: Ovoid or cylindrical in shape; anterior rounded or drawn out into an elongate snout; cytostome apical; dorsal brush present, formed by paired kinetosomes (Carey, 1992). Oral region truncated with flat membranous region forward of oral dikinetids (Illustrated Guide, 1985).

Enchelyodon sp. (E. sulcatus or E. trepida ?), cell body 103 μm long, 28 μm wide, x 400, x 640, Koshigaya, Saitama Pref., Japan, July 2001 by Y. Tsukii
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Enchelyodon Enchelyodon
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
Enchelyodon Enchelyodon

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