Tetratrichomonas

Tetratrichomonas

(tet'ră-trik-om'ŏ-năs),
A genus of parasitic protozoan flagellates, formerly part of the genus Trichomonas but now separated into a distinct genus by the presence of four anterior and one trailing flagella, a pelta, and a discoid parabasal body. See: Trichomonas.
[tetra- + Trichomonas]
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Direct sequencing and phylogenetic analyses confirmed that the isolate of the flagellated trichomonad identified from this investigation is more phylogenetically related to H meleagridis than Tetratrichomonas gallinarum, Tritrichomonas foetus, and Dientamoeba fragilis.
Fine structure of the bird parasites Trichomonas gallinae and Tetratrichomonas gallinarum from cultures.
Protozoa potentially responsible include genera Histomonas, Trichomonas, Tetratrichomonas, Eimeria, and Entamoeba.
Differences in the in vitro susceptibility of mono-eukaryotic cultures of Histomonas meleagridis, Tetratrichomonas gallinarum and Blastocystis sp.
Differences in the in vitro susceptibility of mono-eukaryotic cultures of Histomonas meleagridis Tetratrichomonas gallinarum and Blastocystis sp.