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A genus of amoebas. P. carolinensis is a favorite species for nuclear transplantation studies. P. palustris is of interest, since it lacks mitochondria and instead harbors anaerobic bacteria in a permanent symbiotic relationship. See Classification, Protoctista, Caryoblastea; serial symbiosis theory.

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