Definition of Genus Trichomonas

1. Noun. Flagellates parasitic in alimentary or genitourinary tracts of vertebrates and invertebrates including humans.

Generic synonyms: Protoctist Genus
Group relationships: Order Polymastigina, Polymastigina
Member holonyms: Trichomonad



Lexicographical Neighbors of Genus Trichomonas

genus Tremella
genus Treponema
genus Triaenodon
genus Trialeurodes
genus Triatoma
genus Tribolium
genus Tribonema
genus Tribulus
genus Triceratops
genus Trichecus
genus Trichoceros
genus Trichodesmium
genus Trichoglossus
genus Tricholoma
genus Trichomanes
genus Trichomonas (current term)
genus Trichophaga
genus Trichophyton
genus Trichostema
genus Trichostigma
genus Trichosurus
genus Trichys
genus Tridacna
genus Trifolium
genus Triga
genus Triglochin
genus Trigonella
genus Trilisa
genus Trillium
genus Trimorphodon

Literary usage of Genus Trichomonas

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Animal Parasites of Man by Harold Benjamin Fantham, Maximilian Gustav Christian Carl Braun (1916)
"Genus. Trichomonas, Donn6, 1837. The body is generally pyriform, the anterior part usually rounded, the posterior part pointed. There are at the anterior ..."

2. A Text-book of Bacteriology by Edgar March Crookshank (1896)
"But the characteristic features of these organisms are the characteristic marks of the genus Trichomonas. It seems, therefore, that they are embraced by the ..."

3. Manual of Bacteriology by Edgar March Crookshank (1890)
"But the characteristic features of these organisms are the characteristic marks of the genus Trichomonas* They are, therefore, embraced by the genus ..."

4. Medical Reports by China Hai kuan tsung shui wu ssu shu (1898)
"CROOKSHANK found the surra organisms also in healthy rats in England, and assigns them, and probably also the fish parasites, to the genus Trichomonas ..."

5. A Text-book upon the pathogenic Bacteria and Protozoa for students of by Joseph McFarland (1915)
"Body pyriform with several anterior flagella and an undulating membrane. Genus Cercomonas. genus Trichomonas. Genus Monas. ..."

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