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al·ve·o·late

(al-vē'ō-lāt),
Pitted like a honeycomb.
[L. alveolus, dim. of alveus, trough, hollow sac, cavity]

alveolate

(ăl-vē′ə-lĭt)
adj.
Having a honeycombed surface.

al·ve′o·la′tion (-lā′shən) n.

al·ve·o·late

(al-vē'ō-lāt)
Pitted like a honeycomb.
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Only TRPP and TRPML have been reported in Bikonta species of the euglenozoans Leishmania and Trypanosoma and the alveolate protist Paramecium (Cai and Clapham, 2012; Arias-Darraz et al., 2015a; Peng et al., 2015).
Kenmochi, "The evolution of spliceosomal introns in alveolates," Molecular Biology and Evolution, vol.
However, the branching order of the eight non-alveolate neozoan phyla relative to each other and to the alveolates, plants, and chromists is very uncertain and will be difficult to establish.