Cothurnia sinuosa ( Wailes, 1943 )

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 sinuosa ( Wailes, 1943 )


Cothurnia sinuosa ( Wailes, 1943)  

Record as epibiont on cnidarians: The species was registered at hydroids from the Barents Sea near Murmansk, Russia ( Jankowski 2007).

Record as epibiont on other hosts: The species was originally described as Cothurnia compressa   f. sinuosa Wailes, 1943   on green algae from Strait of Georgia, Canada ( Wailes 1943).

Remarks: Warren & Paynter (1991) updated the status of this from a variety to species level.