Plasmodium (Malaria Parasite) – Classification, Life Cycle

Plasmodium belongs to the class of telospora which comes under phylum protozoa. There are many species of plasmodium present. Amongst them plasmodium falciparum and plasmodium vivax are main. These are responsible for causing malaria in human body. In this lecture, I would explain about this malaria parasite in detail. I would also explain the life … Read more

Amoeba (Genus) – Definition, Classification, Structure and All Life Processes

Amoeba are single celled invertebrates animals which belongs to Phylum Protozoa that catches food and moves about by extending fingerlike projections of protoplasm. Introduction Before knowing about Amoeba let use first know briefly about phylum protozoa. Protozoa mean “first animals” (Gr. Protos-first + Zoon-animal). Phylum Protozoa includes those animals which are generally not visible to … Read more