The coiling of the long anterior flagellum when it retracts (seen in the lowermost cell here) is typical of this genus. There is a daughter cell adherent to the inner surface of the chitinous lorica by its posterior flagellum in this image. DIC. This image was taken by William Bourland. He now uses a Zeiss Axioskop 2 with Spot Insight and Spot Flex CCD cameras (Diagnostic Instruments). Image copyright: William Bourland, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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Freshwater and Terrestrial Microbes of Idaho (USA) and Elsewhere
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