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Kinetoplastida: Bodonidae

Bodo saltans

Bodo Genus: Small, ovoid, but plastic; cytostome anterior; encystment common (Kudo, 1966). Cytostome at the tip of a short rostrum which is ventral or tateral to the flagellar pocket (Illustrated Guide, 1985).

Bodo saltans ?, cell body 10 μm long, 3-4 μm wide, flagellum μm long, x 400, x 640, Uruguay, November 1999, photo by Yuuji Tsukii
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