Ciliophora


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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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First record of Trichodina compacta Van As and Basson, 1989 (Protozoa: Ciliophora) from cultured Nile tilapia in the state of Santa Catarina, Brazil.
Ciliates from eutrophized water in the northern Brazil and morphology of Cristigera hammeri Wilbert, 1986 (Ciliophora, Scuticociliatia).
Differences between short- and long term cultures of Uronema marinuv (Ciliophora: Scuticociliatidae) in chemiluminescence in hibitory activity, antioxidant enzymes and protease activity.
[11.] Augustin H, Foissner W (1992) Morphologie und Okologie einiger Ciliaten (Protozoa, Ciliophora) aus dem Belebtschlamm.
(Ciliophora, Apostomatida)," European Journal of Protistology, vol.
Kim, "CpG-ODN increases resistance of olive flounder (Paralichthys olivaceus) against Philasterides dicentrarchi (Ciliophora: Scuticociliatia) infection," Fish and Shellfish Immunology, vol.
One species whose protein showed the highest similarity to Hop1 and ASY1 was selected from each of the taxonomic groups shown in Tables 3 and 4, with the exception of Ciliophora. The proteins were mostly counterparts.
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.
CHILODONTIDAE Macalister, 1876 (Ciliophora), CHILODONTINAE Eigenmann, 1910 (Pisces, Characiformes), and CHILODONTINAE Wenz, 1938 (Mollusca, Gastropoda): proposed resolution of homonymy between family-group names.
It should be noted that this same species failed to group within the Oligohymenophorea class in a previous Ciliophora tree (Struder-Kypke et al., 2010).