Protozoa, Subphylum Mastigophora

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Subphylum mastigophoraoder kinetoplastidaorder trichomonadidaeorder diplomonadida


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Locomotion of protozoa is by ___, or by means of pseudopodia, flagella or cilia.
  • 2. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. Most members have how many nucleus/es
  • 3. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora.reproduction is mainly by__?
  • 4. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora.subphylum mastigophoraorder kinetoplastidamembers of this order have how many flagella?
  • 5. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophora order kinetoplastidamembers of this order characteristicly possess a large mitochondrial structure containing a mass of DNA called a ____?
  • 6. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophora order kinetoplastidafamily trypanosomatidaethis family include which two most common Genus?
  • 7. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophora order kinetoplastida family trypanosomatidaein tissues these parasites are found in various intracellular stages, in blood, they are found ___?
  • 8. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophora order kinetoplastida family trypanosomatidaeintracellular forms are found without a flagellum, whereas blood and extracellular forms are found with how many flagellum/flagella?
  • 9. 
    In africa, trypanosomes are the most important cause of disease in ____?
  • 10. 
    In south America, trypanosomes cause devostating disease in _____
  • 11. 
    Are trypanosomes in Australia?
  • 12. 
    Is australia at risk of trypanosomes?
  • 13. 
    What is the devostating disease that trypanosomes cause which threatens australia's livestock industry?
  • 14. 
    Where is surra currently present?
  • 15. 
    How are trypanosomes transmitted generally?
  • 16. 
    Infective stages of trypanosomes can develop in two different locations in the insects body. the two different locations are
  • 17. 
    The infective stages which develop released in insects faeces and enter mammalian hosts via wounds and/or mucosal surfaces are termed
  • 18. 
    The infective stages release in insects saliva and enter mammalian hosts when insect sucks blood are termed
  • 19. 
    The insects that transmit leishmania are usually _____
  • 20. 
    With leishmania, the organisms exist solely as intracellular amastigote forms in mammalian host. there they parasitise _____ in the skin or internal organs.
  • 21. 
    Is treatment avaliable for mammals with trypanosome infection
  • 22. 
    True or false. the treatments avaliable for trypanosomes have very few side affects and are relatively safe
  • 23. 
    Control is dependent on breaking the cycle of transmission which means controlling the ____ ____.
  • 24. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophoraorder trichomonadidafamily trichomonadidaeTrichomonads occur in the ___ tract or ___ system of ____
  • 25. 
    Phylum sarcomastigophora. subphylum mastigophora order trichomonadida family trichomonadidaecharacterised by multiple ____, ____ membrane, and an _____.
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