Genus: When extended, trumpet-shaped or cylindrical; highly contractile; some with
mucilaginous lorica; conspicuous peristomal field frontal; contractile vacuole anterior-left; fresh water
Species: Rose-colored or colorless; 200-400 μm long; macronucleus oval; ciliation uniform (Kudo, 1966).
Images of collecting locality:
No.2, Near Omine-numa (pond/marsh), Omine, Minakami town (formerly Tsukiyono town), Gunma Pref., Japan, October 12, 2008 by Y. Tsukii