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Thecochaos

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A large multinuclear amoeba known from the slides of Pernard (Page, 1988).  It resembles Thecamoeba in that it has a folded rather crumpled appearance but the genus has not been described since (Pernard, 1902).

 

References:-

Page, F. C. (1988) A new key to freshwater and soil gymnamoebae, NERC. Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa.

Pernard, E. (1902) "Faune rhizopodique du bassin du Leman" Geneve. Kundig.

 
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