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Descriptor in English: Hymenostomatida
Descriptor in Spanish: Hymenostomatida
Descriptor in Portuguese: Hymenostomatida
Descriptor in French: Hymenostomatida
Entry term(s): Hymenostomatidas
Tree number(s): B01.043.185.650.375
Scope note: An order of ciliate protozoa. Characteristics include a ventral oral area and a well-defined buccal cavity. It comprises three suborders: TETRAHYMENINA, Ophryoglenina, and PENICULINA.
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with CILIOPHORA INFECTIONS (IM); coordinate with specific protozoan terms (ANTIGENS, PROTOZOAN, etc) if pertinent
Allowable Qualifiers: CH chemistry
CL classification
CY cytology
DE drug effects
EN enzymology
GD growth & development
GE genetics
IM immunology
IP isolation & purification
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
PH physiology
PS parasitology
PY pathogenicity
RE radiation effects
UL ultrastructure
VI virology
History Note: 92
DeCS UI: 30043
Descriptor UI: D016803
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/02
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Hymenostomatida - Preferred
Concept UI M0025597
Scope note An order of ciliate protozoa. Characteristics include a ventral oral area and a well-defined buccal cavity. It comprises three suborders: TETRAHYMENINA, Ophryoglenina, and PENICULINA.
Preferred term Hymenostomatida
Entry term(s) Hymenostomatidas



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