Host Species Protist Community

Reticulitermes flavipes
a. Dinenympha fimbriata Kirby 1924. b. Dinenympha gracilis Leidy 1877. c. Spirotrichonympha flagellata Grassi 1892 . d. Trichonympha agilis Leidy 1877. e. Trichomitus trypanoides Dubosq and GrassÚ 1924 . f. Microjoenia fallax Dubosq and GrassÚ 1928 . g. Spironympha kofoidi Koidzumi 1917. h. Monocercomonas sp. Grassi 1879. i. Holomastigotes elongatum Grassi 1892. j. Pyrsonympha vertens Leidy 1877. k. Pyrsonympha major Powell 1928. Scale bar = 10 Ám. Photos taken using a Leica microscope at 100X magnification and images acquired using an AxioCam digital camera .


© Jennifer Lewis, 2006
Reticulitermes flavipes protists
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© Jennifer Lewis, 2006
Reticulitermes flavipes soldier mandibles
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