Strain Information: 1690/2

Division/Phylum: Ciliates/Ciliophora


Vorticella similis Stokes (1887)

CCAP 1690/2
Isolator: George (1967)
Origin: Unknown;
Culture: Medium CH; Bacteria and fungi or other organisms present; sub; plus rice grain
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References [3]   EMBL Links
Boenigk J & Novarino G (2004) Effect of suspended clay on the feeding and growth of bacterivorous flagellates and ciliates. Aquatic Microbial Ecology 34: 181-192.
DOI: none

Boucard TK, Parry J, Jones K & Semple KT (2004) Effects of organophosphate and synthetic pyrethroid sheep dip formulations on protozoan survival and bacterial survival and growth Fems Microbiology Letters 47: 11-127.
DOI: 10.1016/S0168-6496(03)00253-8

Arregui L, Linares M, Perez-Uz B, Guinea A & Serrano S (2008) Involvement of crawling and attached ciliates in the aggregation of particles in wastewater treatment plants. Air, Soil and Water Research 1: 13-19.
DOI: none

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Catalogue updated: 10 November 2015