Ciliata


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Related to Ciliata: class Ciliata, Flagellata, paramecium
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Noun1.Ciliata - class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycleCiliata - class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
phylum Protozoa, Protozoa - in some classifications considered a superphylum or a subkingdom; comprises flagellates; ciliates; sporozoans; amoebas; foraminifers
ciliate, ciliated protozoan, ciliophoran - a protozoan with a microscopic appendage extending from the surface of the cell
Infusoria, subclass Infusoria - in some recent classifications, coextensive with the Ciliata: minute organisms found in decomposing infusions of organic matter
genus Paramecium - freshwater ciliate with an oval body and long deep oral groove
genus Tetrahymena - protozoa having four membranous ciliary organelles
genus Stentor - trumpet-shaped protozoa with a ciliated spiral feeding funnel
genus Vorticella - ciliated protozoans that have a goblet-shaped body with a retractile stalk
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders
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Phialophora graminicola, a dark septate fungus, is a beneficial associate of the grass Vulpia ciliata spp.
The species recorded from non-fertilized peat blocks and not found in the field were Galinsoga ciliata, Mycelis muralis, Senecio vulgaris, and Chenopodium spp.
Atropa acuminata Royle ex Lindley Root and leaves narcotic, sedative, diuretic Bergenia ciliata (Haw.
and gallic acid from Bergenia ciliata and Bergenia ligulata by using thin-layer chromatography.
Other good choices include the herbaceous perennial Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker'', a moisture-loving bronzeleaved plant with brilliant yellow flowers.
Other good choices include the herbaceous perennial Lysimachia ciliata 'Firecracker', a moisture-loving bronze-leaved plant with brilliant yellow flowers.
Other good choices include the herbaceous perennial Lysimachia ciliata Firecracker, a moistureloving bronze-leaved plant with brilliant yellow flowers.
Type species: Pyrgotomyia ciliata Hendel, 1934, by original designation.
Krause X Androsace occidentalis Pursh X Lysimachia ciliata L.