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Related to Ciliophora: Protozoa, Sporozoa, Balantidium coli
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Synonyms for Ciliophora

class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle

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It should be noted that this same species failed to group within the Oligohymenophorea class in a previous Ciliophora tree (Struder-Kypke et al.
These microbes are part of a large group of micro-organisms called Ciliophora - common in water, and comprise over 8,000 species, the report said.