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Image of Chlamydodon spp. The green and orange spheres inside the cell are food vacuoles containing partially digested algae cells. Photo courtesy of W. Coates, Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.

Species Name: Chlamydodon spp.
Common Name: None
Synonymy: None
  1. TAXONOMY

    Kingdom Phylum/Division Class: Order: Family: Genus:
    Protista Ciliophora Phyllopharyngea - - Chlamydodon
  2. HABITAT AND DISTRIBUTION

    Chlamydodon spp. is a ciliated protozoan found in sand environments enriched with organic detritus.

  3. LIFE HISTORY AND POPULATION BIOLOGY

    No information is available at this time

  4. PHYSICAL TOLERANCES

    No information is available at this time

  5. COMMUNITY ECOLOGY

    No information is available at this time

  6. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

    No information is available at this time

  7. REFERENCES

    No information is available at this time

Report by: K. Hill, Smithsonian Marine Station
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Page last updated: Feb. 28, 2003

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