Cothurnia spissa Fromentel, 1874

Chatterjee, Tapas, Dovgal, Igor & Fernandez-Leborans, Gregorio, 2021, A checklist of ciliates (Ciliophora) inhabiting on cnidarians, Zootaxa 5039 (2), pp. 151-178: 167

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Cothurnia spissa Fromentel, 1874


Cothurnia spissa Fromentel, 1874  

= Cothurnia calix ( Wailes, 1928)  

Record as epibiont on cnidarians: Under synonymic name Cothurnia calix   the species was recorded on hydroids from Departure Bay, Canada ( Wailes 1943; Mccazuley & Hancock 1971).

Record as epibiont on other hosts: The species also found on the algae from Departure Bay, Canada ( Wailes 1943, Mccazuley & Hancock 1971). The species was found attached to freshwater Confervae ( Warren & Paynter 1991).