Tetratrichomonas

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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]