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Contain one celled eukaryotes such as algae and protozoa.
Has a nucleus
a group of unicellular protists living together, though each is capable of living separately
multicellular protists, special groups of cells that perform specific tasks
paramecium and amoeba
whiplike tails found in one-celled organisms to aid in movement
Hairlike projections that extend from the plasma membrane and are used for locomotion
"false foot"; used by the Amoeba for movement
where a paramecium takes in food
the folding in of a membrane or layer of tissue so that an outer surface becomes an inner surface
small cavity in the cytoplasm of protists that temporarily stores food
process in which paramecia and some prokaryotes exchange genetic information
In algae, a long threadlike colony formed by many green algae; in plants, a long, thin structure that supports an anther
A means of asexual reproduction whereby a single parent breaks into parts that regenerate into whole new individuals.
Tiny organisms that float in the water