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Description of Vorticella nebulifera

Stalked peritrich ciliate, cell about 40 micrometres long. Body conical, bell-shaped, colorless; pear-shaped, when contracted. Pellicle smooth, without annulations. Contractile stalks 4-5 times as long as the body. Freshwater on Lemna and other plants. 

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