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(Science: biology) One of the subdivisions, of more importance than genus, into which certain families are divided.

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Answer this !!

Yup, that's the "common" characteristics of retroviruses....why I call it common??because there're three subfamilies of retroviruses: Oncovirus, Lentivirus and .....virus..(argh, I forgot the name)..poor me.. :( Why it does so? because according to Baltimore virus' classification, ...

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by victor
Wed Jan 25, 2006 11:31 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Answer this !!
Replies: 38
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arcella gibosa

These are testate amoebas that are often split into several families or subfamilies because of their difference in form and texture of the test or shell. Locomotion is accomplished by protoplasmic flow or what is called ameboid movement, which is also exhibited ...

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by Ken Ramos
Tue Jan 17, 2006 12:07 am
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: arcella gibosa
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