paramecium caudatum

By:Lavon watson

What is a paramecium caudatum ?

A paramecium is a small unicellular living organism that can move ,digest food , and reproduce . They belong to the kingdom of protista which group of similar living microrganisms. Micro-organism means they are very small living cells.

paramecium caudatum producing

How do they produce ?

the micronucleus splits by a type of amitosis, and the micro-nuclei undergo mitosis. The cell divides oppositly, and each new cell obtains a copy of the micronucleus and the macro-nucleus.