ciliates


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Related to ciliates: paramecium, Protozoa, amoeba

cil·i·ates

(sil'ē-ātz),
Common name for members of the Ciliata.
Synonym(s): Ciliophora

cil·i·ates

(sil'ē-āts)
Common name for any members of the class Ciliata.
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For in vitro cultures, ciliates were transferred to new Petri dishes filled with mineral water where rice grains with shells were added to served as carbon source for bacterial growth that would act to sustain the propagation of the tested ciliates.
During this study, the presence of other organisms, i.e., protozoa (mixosporidis, ciliates, and flagellates), was noted.
Because the bacteria are less able to protect themselves from predators if they are confronted by the predatory ciliates and antibiotics simultaneously, their numbers are fewer than when they only have to defend themselves from predators.
Rotifers as predators on components of the microbial web (bacteria, heterotrophic flagellates, ciliates)-A review.
Most of the ciliate protozoa living in the rumen, they are not present at birth but normally start establishing in the gastrointestinal tract 3 weeks after birth (Iqbal et al., 2008).
The concentration of sBG ciliates and associated hemocytic nodules in shrimp gill tissue was investigated in monthly shrimp collections in 2014.
Previous reports provided primers and thermocycling protocols used for amplification of general bacteria, ciliate protozoa, methanogenic archaea, Fibrobacter succinogenes (F.
Reproductive success of the rotifer Brachionus calyciflorus feeding on ciliates and flagellates.
Effect of suspended clay on the feeding and growth of bacterivorous flagellates and ciliates. Aquatic Microbial Ecology, 34, 181-192.
* Effect of Ciliates in Transfer of Plasmid-Mediated Quinolone-Resistance Genes in Bacteria
Systemic infection with Uronema-like ciliates in farmed turbot, Scophthalmus maximus.