: Peritrichia: Sessilida: Epistylididae
Genus: Similar to
; but solitary with a non-contractile stalk; numerous species (Kudo, 1966). Attached to
, other copepods in fresh water (How to know the protozoa, 1979).
sp. (?), cell body
μm wide, stalk about
μm long, attached on filamentous algae
, x 400, x 640, Green-Park, Nishi-Urawa, Saitama Pref., Japan, June 2001 by Y. Tsukii
150 μm; x 400 :
94 μm; x 640
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