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Number of algae (Chlorogonium sp.) in a single cell Ciliate Histiobalantium natans ≤90 algae/cell 114556 G.F. Esteban, K.J. Clarke...
Average number of living cryptomonad cells harbored by ciliate Ciliate spp. 8 cryptomonads/cell 114545 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Genome size of chloroplast (smallest genome of a photosynthetic eukaryote's plastid) Chlorarachniophyte Bigelowiella natans 69.2 kbp 105425 Rogers MB, Gilson PR...
Fraction of rumen microbiome biomass that is ciliate protozoa Cow Bos Taurus ≤50 % 117087 Wallace RJ et al., A...
When deprived of food M. rubrum can multiply for Ciliate Mesodinium rubrum 3 - 4 generations 114544 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Concentration of freshwater ciliates in warm summers Ciliate spp. Euplotes daidaleos ≤2,500: Halteria viridis ≤700 cells/ml 114555 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Length above which bacteria Serratia liquefaciens cells cannot be consumed by ciliate Tetrahymena sp. Bacteria Serratia liquefaciens 15 µm 115627 Young KD. The selective...
Number of Symbiodinium cells within a M. dinoferus cell Ciliate Maristentor dinoferus 500 - 800 Symbiodinium cells/M. dinoferus cell 114540 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Number of Chlorella cells that can be harboured in the cytoplasm Ciliate peritrich Ophrydium versatile >1,200 Chlorella cells/cytoplasm 114548 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Power of swimming (mechanical work done per unit time) Ciliate Paramecium caudatum 3.4e-9 (0.004–0.09% of total energy expenditure) J/hour 110783 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...
Standard metabolic rate (SMR) of a single cell Ciliate Paramecium caudatum 1.18E-06 J/hour 110787 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...
Cell volume Ciliate Tetrahymena pyriformis 17067 µm^3 114965 William D. Taylor and...
Number of genes (one of the gene-richest organisms) Ciliate Paramecium tetraurelia 40000 (Table - link) unitless 105796 Aury JM, et al., Global...
Data on DNA content, cell volume and minimum doubling time for twelve species of ciliates Ciliate spp. Table - link N/A 110493 B. J. Shuter, J. E. Thomas...
Total energy consumption Ciliate Paramecium caudatum 0.19e-9 – 4.4e–9 or (0.38e-5 – 8.8e–5J/hour/cell) LO2/hour 110781 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...
Length of rumen ciliates Ciliate spp. ~20 - 200 µm 112829 Yokoyama MG, Johnson...
Time it takes a cell deprived of light and food to digest all its green endosymbionts Ciliate Paramecium bursaria ≤2 months 114549 Esteban GF, Fenchel T...
Fraction of energy used for swimming Ciliate Paramecium caudatum ~70 % 110784 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...
Total power of beating cilia on the entire surface of a single cell Ciliate Paramecium caudatum 2.9E-07 J/hour 110790 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...
Total energy expenditure and swimming power (Ps) Ciliate Paramecium caudatum total expenditure 4.02e–6 swimming power 2.84e–6 J/hour 110788 Katsu-Kimura Y, Nakaya F...