Hexamita

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Noun1.Hexamita - flagellates free-living or parasitic in intestines of birds
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
order Polymastigina, Polymastigina - small usually parasitic flagellates
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formerly Octomitus salmonis sensu Moore 1922, Davis 1926, and Hexamita salmonis sensu Ferguson 1979), with a guide to Spironucleus species.
and Hexamita salmonis Moore from brook trout Salvelinus fontinalis (Mitchill).