Trimyema (try-my-ee-ma) is a scuticociliate, with an anterior mouth region, and cilia arranged in sparse spiral kineties. With caudal cilium. Phase contrast. This picture was taken by David Patterson, Linda Amaral Zettler, Mike Peglar and Tom Nerad from cultures and other materials maintained at the American Type Culture Collection during 2001. Image copyright: D. J. Patterson, L Amaral-Zettler, M. Peglar and T. Nerad, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
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|Description of Trimyema: Sole child of this taxon, characteristics are the same as the parent taxon. |