Cryptosporidium, Toxoplasma gondii, Pneumocystis carinii, Acanthamoeba, Giardia lamblia and Naegleria are all examples of protozoa. They are unicellular eukaryotic organisms that exist in all habitable environments on Ea...
An example of a single-celled organism is an amoeba. An amoeba is a protozoan that can temporarily form pseudopods to move about.
Human parasites are organisms that have evolved to derive some benefit from a human host at that host's expense. They may be relatively simple microorganisms or complex animals. Examples of human parasites include protoz...
The scientific name for amoeba is Acanthamoeba polyphaga. An amoeba is a single-cell organism that is classified as a protist, which is a diverse group of microorganisms.
Phyla occur in the Protist, Moneran and animal kingdoms; these groups contain organisms like protozoa, bacteria, chordates and annelids. The animal kingdom has the largest number of phyla, followed by the Protist and Mon...
The three different types of protists are protozoa, algae and fungus-like protists. These types are unofficially categorized by how they obtain nutrition. All protists are eukaryotes.
According to the Monroe County Women's Disability Network, Euglena digest food like any other protozoa by taking the food into the body and storing it in vacuoles where the nutrition is then spread throughout the body. T...