IUCN threat status:

Not evaluated

Comprehensive Description

Read full entry

Description of Stentor multiformis

Heterotrich ciliate, 200-500 micrometres long (usually 250 micrometres). With zoochlorellae. Cortical granules azure to sea green, appears blue or blue-green in transmitted light. Trumpet-shaped when extended; conical or clavate in contraction. Macronucleus oval. Widespread. Freshwater, marine and terrestrial. 

Trusted

Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 (CC BY 3.0)

Bruce

Source: BioPedia

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities

Disclaimer

EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!