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In another one-celled animal called vorticella, part of the cell has become elongated and is contractile.A Civic Biology|George William Hunter
The cilia exist at the anterior end, and extend down a lateral fissure as in Vorticella.
In some cases the Vorticella assumes the form of a Podophrya (fig. 40), the surface becoming covered with tentacle-like processes.
Elie set to work with ardour and found that the stalk of the Vorticella had no muscular character.Life of Elie Metchnikoff, 1845-1916|Olga Metchnikoff
Certainly in this case the organism can not be regarded as a Vorticella broken off its stalk, as Kent '81 suspected.Marine Protozoa from Woods Hole|Gary N. Calkins