Related Overviews


'Chonotrichida' can also refer to...


More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Zoology and Animal Sciences


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

(class Ciliatea, subclass Holotrichia)

An order of Protozoa in which mature individuals lack body cilia but have cilia in the oral region. Immature forms have body cilia. Chonotrichida are found attached to crustaceans in various types of aquatic environment.

Subjects: Zoology and Animal Sciences.

Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.