Comprehensive Description

Read full entry

Description of Balantidiidae

Vestibuliferan ciliate, oral cavity, apicoventral, as a vestibular groove less than one-half body length; no concrement vacuole; body cilia holotrichous; endosymbionts of diverse hosts from insects to primates.


Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 3.0 (CC BY-NC 3.0)


Source: BioPedia

Belongs to 0 communities

This taxon hasn't been featured in any communities yet.

Learn more about Communities


EOL content is automatically assembled from many different content providers. As a result, from time to time you may find pages on EOL that are confusing.

To request an improvement, please leave a comment on the page. Thank you!