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Description of Mastigamoeba invertens

Cells are long oval-shaped to nearly cylindrical, 8-12 microns long. Pellicle smooth. Flagellum about 2 times cell length. Pseudopodia only at the posterior end, briefly, in small number. Contractile vacuoles in posterior part.

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