Chilomonas

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Chilomonas
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Protista
Phylum: Cryptophyta
Order: Cryptomonadales
Family: Campylomonadaceae
Genus: Chilomonas
Ehrenberg ex Ralfs, 1831 [1]

Chilomonas is a genus of cryptophytes, including the species Chilomonas paramecium.[2] Chilomonas is a protozoa (heterotroph).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Guiry, M.D.; Guiry, G.M. (2008). "'Chilomonas'". AlgaeBase. World-wide electronic publication, National University of Ireland, Galway. 
  2. ^ Bowen KR, Flanagan KB, Acree WE, Abraham MH (October 2006). "Correlating toxicities of organic compounds to select protozoa using the Abraham model". Sci. Total Environ. 369 (1-3): 109–18. doi:10.1016/j.scitotenv.2006.05.008. PMID 16759684.