Protists

Science / Biology / Protists: Single-celled organisms; a type of eukaryote. Protista

Protozoa

Science / Biology / Protozoa: Single-celled protists grouped by their method of locomotion. This group includes Paramecium, Amoeba, and many other commonly observed protists. MORE

Eukaryote

Science / Biology / Eukaryote: A type of cell found in many organisms including single-celled protists and multicellular fungi, plants, and animals; characterized by a membrane-bounded nucleus and other membraneous organelles; an o MORE

Sporozoans

Science / Biology / Sporozoans: Members of the protists that are referred to as slime molds; may include organisms resembling the ancestors of fungi. MORE

Palynology

Science / Biology / Palynology: The study of palynomorphs and other acid-resistant microfossils usually produced by plants, protists, and fungi. MORE

Foraminifera

Science / Biology / Foraminifera: Single-celled protists that secrete a shell or test. Accumulations of the shells of dead foraminifera and other microscopic sea creatures form chalk deposits. MORE

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