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Kinetoplastida: Bodonidae

Cephalothamnium cyclopum

Genus: Colonial, without lorica; cell body 5-10 micron long, indivuduals clusterd at the end of a stalk; fresh water (Kudo, 1966). Colonies of 30 or more flagelaltes attached by their posterior ends to a secreted stalk (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Species: Cell body 5-10 micron long, attached to Cyclops and also among plankton (Kudo, 1966).
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Cephalothamnium cyclopum ?, cell body 8 μm long, 4 μm wide, x 400, x 640, Japan, March 1999 by Y. Tsukii
scale 31 μm scale 63 μm scale 94 μm; x 640
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