Welcome to Marine Benthic Ciliates

This website aims to provide an user-friendly guide to all known marine benthic ciliated protozoan. It will contain descriptions, images and important references of each species. An updated taxonomy of ciliates will also be supplied. The classification data and nomenclature it contains are extracted from published materials that is marked up for data mining. To the best of our knowledge, the data are accurate.

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith