Encyclopedia of Parasitology

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Trophozoites

Living reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-27769-6_3293-2

Name

Greek: trophe = food; zoon = animal.

Feeding stages of Amoebae, Balantidium coli, Blastocystis hominis, Ichthyophthirius multifiliis, Plasmodium, Toxoplasma.

Keywords

Feeding Stage Balantidium Coli 
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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2016

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Institut für Zoomorphologie, Zellbiologie und ParasitologieHeinrich-Heine-UniversitätDüsseldorfGermany