order Polymastigina


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Noun1.order Polymastigina - small usually parasitic flagellates
animal order - the order of animals
subclass Zoomastigina, Zoomastigina - in some classifications considered a phylum of the kingdom Protista; holozoic or saprozoic flagellates
polymastigote - flagellates with several flagella
genus Costia - a genus of flagellate protoctist
genus Giardia - flagellates parasitic in intestines of vertebrates
Chilomastix, genus Chilomastix - flagellates parasitic in intestines of vertebrates including humans
genus Hexamita, Hexamita - flagellates free-living or parasitic in intestines of birds
genus Trichomonas - flagellates parasitic in alimentary or genitourinary tracts of vertebrates and invertebrates including humans