Chilomastix


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Noun1.Chilomastix - flagellates parasitic in intestines of vertebrates including humans
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
order Polymastigina, Polymastigina - small usually parasitic flagellates
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soli (31-40%), Endolimax nana (11-15%), lodamoeba buetschlii (0-2%), Chilomastix mesnili (16-30%), and Giardia duodenalis.
The other intestinal flagellates, Chilomastix mesnili, Enteromonas bominis, Trichomonas bominis (now Pentatrichomonas bominis) and R.