Setodiscophrya deplanata (Matthes, 1954)

Dovgal, Igor & Pešić, Vladimir, 2012, Suctorian ciliates (Ciliophora, Suctorea) as epibionts of stream-dwelling aquatic beetles (Coleoptera) and water mites (Acari: Hydrachnidia) in the southwestern Palaearctic region, Zootaxa 3166, pp. 34-40: 35

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http://doi.org/ 10.5281/zenodo.279770

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Setodiscophrya deplanata (Matthes, 1954)
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Setodiscophrya deplanata (Matthes, 1954) 

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New records. BOSNIA AND HERCEGOVINA: W Hercegovina, river Lištica near Široki Brijeg, 43 ° 21 'N; 17 ° 37 'E, 12.xi. 2006, on Hydraena  sp. ( Coleoptera  , Hydraenidae  ); MONTENEGRO: Podgorica city, river Cijevna near village Dinoša, 42 ° 23 ' 59.48 ''N; 19 ° 21 ' 56.26 ''E, 15.8.2006, on Hydraena  sp.; Mojkovac town, Dolje Polje village, Ljevok stream, 849 m. a.s.l., 42 ° 59 'N; 19 ° 26 'E, 10.8.2006, on Hydraena  sp.; Podgorica city, spring Ribnička Vrela, 50 m. a.s.l., 42 ° 26 ' 14.10 ''N; 19 ° 17 ' 50.62 ''E, 05.8.2006, on Hydraena morio  ; Kolašin town, stream Bistrica, 1122 m. a.s.l., 42 ° 48 'N; 19 ° 27 'E, 30.8.2006, on Hydraena morio  ; Rumija Mt., Medjurječka reka-river near Medjurječje, 15.3.2007, on Hydraena  sp.; SERBIA: Southern Serbia: Starac Mt., spring near village Gornji Starac, 29.4.2006, on Hydraena  sp.; Canyon of the Pčinja river, spring near Monastir Prohor Pčinjski (at the road) 26.4.2006, on Hydraena  sp.; BULGARIA: Eastern Rhodopes., Madzharovo town, Malkata Reka stream, 25.6.2006, on Hydraena  sp.; TURKEY: Rize Province, Güneysu town, 40 ° 58 ' 19 ''N; 40 ° 36 ' 46 ''E, upper part of Kangel stream (tributary of Taşli stream) near Kangel village, 18.7.2005, on Hydraena  sp.

Diagnosis. Suctorian with disc-shape, flattened, “lenticular” cell with long stalk and clavate tentacles evenly distributed over all the edge of the cell. Macronucleus branched. There are 7–12 contractile vacuoles positioned near the edge of the cell.

Measurements (data combined from Dovgal et al. 2006 and our material from the study area): Cell length 62– 106 μm, width 56–102 μm, length of stalk 62–172 μm, stalk diameter 4–23 μm.

Remarks. New for Bosnia and Hercegovina, Montenegro, Bulgaria and Turkey.

Distribution. Germany: Erlangen vicinity ( Matthes 1954 c, on Ochthebius minimus  ); France: Lidoire, Carsacde-Gurson, Dordogne in the Aquitaine region ( Bameul 1991, on Hydraena cordata regularis  ); Ukraine: basin of River Seversky Donets ( Dovgal et al. 2006, without host or substrate identification); Russia: lake Podgorskoe, basin of River Volga near Saratov water reservoir ( Dovgal et al. 2006, on glass slides); Balkan (present paper, on Hydraena morio  and Hydraena  sp.), Turkey (present paper, on Hydraena  sp.).