Give an example of a parasitic protozoan.

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Protozoa are unicellular eukaryotic organisms. They are heterotrophic. They may be free-living or parasitic. A single cell performs all the metabolic and reproductive functions. Many protozoans live as an endoparasite in humans and cause various diseases.

  • Malaria is caused by Plasmodium which is a parasitic protozoan.

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