Cameron Weighill cweighil at
Mon Mar 15 03:20:49 EST 1999

Actually small protist, such as flagellates, can be eaten by larger protist
such as ciliates.  In this area of the food web there can by more than on
trophic layer (layer of food chain ie. small flagellate eaten my larger
ciliate, which is eaten by a large ciliate and so on.).  One of the links
between protists and vertabrates (ie. fish) is zooplanktons such as
copopoda.  These small animals then eaten by planktivores (ie fish that eat

This sight will show you some different types of protist.

I hope it helps

PeggaWegga wrote in message
<19990314170913.00537.00000695 at>...
>What eats protists?  I am doing a biology lab for 9th grade and need to
>I have looked everywhere, but can not find it.  Also, are there any good
>websites on Protists?
>Thanks, and e-mail me

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