You guys need to get on this, the poor organism feels neglected and may soon develop abandonment issues. You must save its mental well-being by solving its little identity crisis. That would make you its personal hero - wouldn't that be an awesome feeling?
An SEM, and a glimpse of its habitat:
(scalebars: A - 2um, B - 200um; to be referenced later)
The thing in the SEM is a resting stage.
EDIT 02.11.09: This is giving it away big time - it's a Rhizarian...
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