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Descriptor in English: Diplomonadida
Descriptor in Spanish: Diplomonadida
Descriptor in Portuguese: Diplomonadida
Descriptor in French: Diplomonades
Entry term(s): Diplomonad
Diplomonadidas
Diplomonads
Tree number(s): B01.237
Scope note: A group of flagellated, mostly symbiotic EUKARYOTES characterized by twofold symmetry associated with the presence of a pair of karyomastigont organellar systems. Two nuclei are attached by fibers to the flagella and there are no MITOCHONDRIA. Diplomonadida were formerly members of the class Zoomastigophora in the old five kingdom paradigm.
Annotation: infection: coordinate IM with PROTOZOAN 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: 30153
Descriptor UI: D016828
Date Established: 1992/01/01
Date of Entry: 1991/05/02
Revision Date: 2009/07/06
Diplomonadida - Preferred
Concept UI M0025622
Scope note A group of flagellated, mostly symbiotic EUKARYOTES characterized by twofold symmetry associated with the presence of a pair of karyomastigont organellar systems. Two nuclei are attached by fibers to the flagella and there are no MITOCHONDRIA. Diplomonadida were formerly members of the class Zoomastigophora in the old five kingdom paradigm.
Preferred term Diplomonadida
Entry term(s) Diplomonad
Diplomonadidas
Diplomonads



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