Amoeba, also spelled ameba, plural amoebas or amoebae. A very large and vigorous strain which displays protoplasmic streaming (cyclosis), prey encapsulation and phagocytosis. An excellent textbook species of protozoa for demonstrating pseudopodia and amoebae morphology. Amoeba proteus, is found on decaying vegetation at the base of freshwater streams and ponds.
Keep cool away from direct sunlight, preferably in a fridge.