hypermastigote


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Noun1.hypermastigote - flagellate symbiotic in the intestines of e.g. termites
flagellate, flagellate protozoan, flagellated protozoan, mastigophoran, mastigophore - a usually nonphotosynthetic free-living protozoan with whiplike appendages; some are pathogens of humans and other animals
Hypermastigina, order Hypermastigina - cellulose-producing flagellates