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Its a unicellular organism that belongs to the genus paramecium. It can be 0.25mm long and is covers in tiny hair like organelles called cilia
The Celia is used for eating. The pellicle is covered with cilia and has an oral groove. They eat bacteria and other small eukaryotic cells. To get food they sweep water and organisms into their mouth opening
It uses a spiral path while rotating on the long acid to get through the water.
This wanted criminal organism will either be in freshwater or marine environments. They wont be on land.
be on the look out
When they are attacked they shoot out dart like things from their capsules on their underside
They can be identified by how many organelles they have, the contract vacuole, and the hair like organelles called cilia