Genus: Test with 2 pseudostomes; with thin, organic test (Illustrated Guide, 1985).
Species: Colonial or solitary; cell body spherical (8-20 μm in diam.), covered with a delicate hyaline membrane; two pseudostomes situated at or near two opposite poles; cytoplasm colorless, transparent, finely granular, filling the envelope (test) except near the two pseudostomes; a single nucleus with a nucleolus; one large, or two or three small, colored, oil-like globules present; pseudopodia extremely attenuate, radiating, straight or dichotomously branced, emanating each pseudostome; reproduction by fission or tetrad division
Images of collecting locality:
Water reservoir near Kashiwa-no-ha tennis cort, Kashiwa city, Chiba Pref., Japan, February 11, 2008 by Y. Tsukii