genus Paramecium

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Related to genus Paramecium: genus Amoeba, genus Plasmodium, genus Hydra
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Noun1.genus Paramecium - freshwater ciliate with an oval body and long deep oral groove
protoctist genus - any genus of Protoctista
Ciliata, Ciliophora, class Ciliata, class Ciliophora - class of protozoa having cilia or hairlike appendages on part or all of the surface during some part of the life cycle
paramecia, paramecium - any member of the genus Paramecium
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Among them genus Paramecium of the oligohymenophorea ciliates is well studied in terms of its diversity, ultrastructure, physiology and genetics.
Survey of Paramecium duboscqui using three markers and assessment of the molecular variability in the genus Paramecium. Mol.
Phylogenetic relationships of the genus Paramecium inferred from small subunit rRNA gene sequences.