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Taxes in Unicells, Especially Protozoa

  • P. Couillard
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 18)

Abstract

Protozoa form a group of unicellular, (acellular), prokaryotes at the animal end of a broad spectrum of organisms, the other extremity being occupied by unicellular algae such as Desmids and Diatoms. Borderline groups, such as the fungus-like Mycetozoa (Myxomycetes) or the green flagellates lie in the no-man’s land, forever to be disputed by protozoologists and phycologists.

Keywords

Action Spectrum Algal Symbiont Ciliary Membrane Positive Phototaxis Phototactic Response 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Couillard
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  1. 1.Département des Sciences BiologiquesUniversité de MontréalMontréalCanada

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