Trichamoeba myakka Bovee, 1972

 

Diagnosis: length-breadth ratio 2.5-3; numerous bipyramidal or paired bodies; uroid a permanent hyaline bulb, which may papillate; floating form without pseudopodia; nucleus spherical, filled with granular nucleolar material; no cysts known.

 

Dimensions: 200-300 µm

 

Ecology: fresh water