Apodinium rhizophorum / Oikopleura cophocerca

SYMBIONT

Apodinium rhizophorum

Super Group: 
Alveolata
Phylum: 
Dinophyta
Class: 
Dinophyceae
Family: 
Apodinidae
Genus: 
Apodinium
Species: 
rhizophorum
Authority: 
Chatton 1912
Synonym(s): 
Parapodinium catenaria Cachon 1964

HOST

Oikopleura cophocerca

Super Group: 
Opisthokonta
Phylum: 
Chordata
Class: 
Appendicularia
Order: 
Copelata
Family: 
Oikopleuridae
Genus: 
Oikopleura
Species: 
cophocerca
Authority: 
Gegenbaur 1855
Synonym(s): 
Vexillaria cophocerca

DATA IN REFERENCE

Symbiont genus name in reference: 
Apodinium
Symbiont species name in reference: 
rhizophorum
Symbiont identification method: 
Morphology by microscopy

DATA IN REFERENCE

Host genus name in reference: 
Oikopleura
Host species name in reference: 
cophocerca
Host identification method: 
Morphology by microscopy