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single cell

Image of Reclinomonas

Description:

Reclinomonas (ree-cline-owe-moan-ass) is a jakobid flagellate, cells lie recumbent in a stalked lorica, two similar flagella emerge from the anterior apex, one often lying within a ventral groove and the other projecting. May also have a rod projecting from the ventral face. Nucleus located anteriorly, contractile vacuole dorsal (near lower face in this image). Phase contrast.

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David Patterson, Linda Amaral Zettler, Mike Peglar and Tom Nerad
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