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  • noun Plural form of alveolate.


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  • My own paper, of course, should be following Microsoft's example, and be utterly free of any mentions of alveolates and archaea, but what can I say?

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  • We performed sensitive bioinformatic searches of genomes of parasitic protozoa in the crown group alveolates whose sequences are currently publicly available.

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  • Since some Apicomlexans posses alveoli they are placed in a group named alveolates.

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  • Other differences in the taxonomic recovery of tags included representatives from alveolates (Apicomplexa and Ciliophora), Ichthyosporea, Metazoa, parabasalids, rhodophytes, stramenopiles, Fungi and Viridiplantae.

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