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Descriptor in English: Parabasalidea
Descriptor in Spanish: Parabasalidea
Descriptor in Portuguese: Parabasalídeos
Descriptor in French: Parabasalidea
Entry term(s): Parabasalia
Parabasalid
Parabasalids
Tree number(s): B01.630
Scope note: A group (or phylum) of flagellated, anaerobic EUKARYOTES that are endosymbionts of animals. They lack mitochondria but contain small energy-producing hydrogenosomes. The group is comprised of two major classes: HYPERMASTIGIA and TRICHOMONADIDA.
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: 2010
DeCS UI: 53453
Descriptor UI: D056900
Date Established: 2010/01/01
Date of Entry: 2009/07/06
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Parabasalidea - Preferred
Concept UI M0533260
Scope note A group (or phylum) of flagellated, anaerobic EUKARYOTES that are endosymbionts of animals. They lack mitochondria but contain small energy-producing hydrogenosomes. The group is comprised of two major classes: HYPERMASTIGIA and TRICHOMONADIDA.
Preferred term Parabasalidea
Entry term(s) Parabasalia
Parabasalid
Parabasalids



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