Phacus hamatus Pochmann, 1942

Division     Euglenophyta
Class     Euglenophyceae
Order     Euglenales
Family    Phacaceae
SynonymPhacus pleuronectes var. citriformis Drezepolski

    Cells elongated, ovoid, slightly asymmetrical with broad middle region, both ends narrowed; cells 33-39 µm long and 22-26 µm broad. Apical furrow extended up to the middle or slightly shorter; apical lips equal or uneven and posterior end with a short and stout tail and slightly bent. Paramylum body discs to ring like and two in number.