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Description of Tetrahymenina

The first anterior somatic kinetid in each kinety is a dikinetid; oral area with right oral b segment (undulating membrane, haplokinety or paroral membrane) and 3 left oral polykinetids µmembranelles) in oral (buccal) cavity; complex life cycle in histophagous and parasitic species; six families.

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