(Perty) Stein var. armata
Genus: Euglenas in a close fitting lorica; a single long flagellum extends through small opening;
lorica with or without short collar; yellow to brown (How to know the protozoa, 1979).
Lorica often possesses numerous spines, composed of ferric hydroxide impregnated with brown
manganic compound (Kudo, 1966).
Trachelomonas (armata ?),
lorica μm long,
x 400, x 640, Uruguay Nov. 1999, photo by Yuuji Tsukii
150 μm; x 400 :
94 μm; x 640
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