Peritrichia: Sessilida: Epistylididae
Genus: Similar to Epistylis;
but solitary with a non-contractile stalk; numerous species (Kudo, 1966).
Attached to Cyclops, Cypris, other copepods in fresh water (How to know the protozoa, 1979).
Cell body 28 μm long (Kahl, 1930).
Rhabdostyla ovum Kent ?,
cell body 50 μm long, 28 μm wide, L/W=, peristome 26 μm wide,
x 100, x 200, x 400, x 640, a pond at Izumo Shrine, Izumo city, Shimane Pref., Japan, September 22, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
94 μm; x 640
Images of collecting locality:
a pond at Izumo Shrine, Izumo city, Shimane Pref., Japan, September 22, 2006 by Y. Tsukii
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