what are protozoans?

Asked by  | 20th Oct, 2008, 07:07: PM

Expert Answer:

Protozoans are unicellular, mostly aquatic animals. They belong to kingdom Protista. They are solitary or colonial, freeliving, parasitic or symbiotic. Body shape is varied and they may show one, 2 or several nucleii. They mostly show heterotrophic nutrition. Eg - Amoeba, Paramoecium, Euglena etc.

Answered by  | 20th Oct, 2008, 08:25: PM

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