About the Algae: Euglena gracilis is a flagellated excavatan algae. It is mixotrophic and can survive photosynthetically as well as heterotrophically on certain carbon sources. E. gracilis has been used extensively in the scientific community as a model organism to discover more about cell biology and biochemistry.
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