Significado de microstome en en Inglés

microstome

Pronunciación /ˈmʌɪkrə(ʊ)stəʊm/

nombre

Zoología
  • A form of certain ciliate protozoans of the genus Tetrahymena that has a small oral apparatus and feeds on bacteria (frequently attributive).

Origen

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Century Dictionary.