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Paramecium

Notes

Paramecium

It is a free-living freshwater protozoan. It is commonly found in pond, lake, ditches, river, rice fields where decomposed organic matter is abundant. This note contains information about habit and habitat, external features and feeding apparatus of Paramecium.

Internal Features of Paramecium

It includes cytoplasm and associated organelles. Cytoplasm is differentiated into outer ectoplasm inner endoplasm.This note contains information about internal features of paramecium, its feeding mechanism and locomotion.

Reproduction in Paramecium

It reproduce asexually by transverse binary fission and sexually by conjugation.This note contains information about transverse binary fission and conjugation in paramecium.