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Noun1.arcella - an amoeba-like protozoan with a chitinous shell resembling an umbrellaarcella - an amoeba-like protozoan with a chitinous shell resembling an umbrella
protozoan, protozoon - any of diverse minute acellular or unicellular organisms usually nonphotosynthetic
genus Arcella - type genus of the Arcellidae
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Representatives from all ecological groups of testate amoebae were noted here with the prevalence of hygro- and hydrophilic species from the genera Arcella, Difflugia, Trigonopyxis, Centropyxis, Cyclopyxis, Heleopera, Hyalosphenia, Nebela, Porosia, Argynnia, Quadrulella, and Sphenoderia.
(62.) Badiali M, Gleize V, Paris S, Moi L, Elhouadani S, Arcella A, et al.
(17)--Moreno, L.A.; Gonzalez-Gross, M.; Kersting, M.; Molnar, D.; Henauw, S.; Beghin, L.; Sjostrom, M.; Hagstromer, M.; Manios, Y.; Gilbert, C.C.; Ortega, F.B.; Dallongeville, J.; Arcella, D.; Warnberg, J.; Hallberg, M.; Fredriksson, H.; Maes, L.; Widhalm, K.; Kafatos, A.G.; Marcos, A.; Helena, S.G.
von Goetz N, Pirow R, Hart A, Bradley E, Pocas F, Arcella D, et al.
Minniti G, Salvati M, Arcella A, Buttarelli F, D'Elia A, Lanzetta G, et al.
Arcella et al., "High-throughput microRNA profiling of pediatric high-grade gliomas," Neuro-Oncology, vol.
He needs Jane's expertise to turn the political tide in his favour, away from frontrunner Rivera (Louis Arcella), whose campaign is masterminded by her nemesis, Pat Candy (Billy Bob Thornton).