Ultrastructure of Trimastix convexa hollande, an amitochondriate anaerobic flagellate with a previously undescribed organization

@article{Brugerolle1997UltrastructureOT,
  title={Ultrastructure of Trimastix convexa hollande, an amitochondriate anaerobic flagellate with a previously undescribed organization},
  author={Guy Brugerolle and David J. Patterson},
  journal={European Journal of Protistology},
  year={1997},
  volume={33},
  pages={121-130}
}
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