is euglena a plant cell or an animal cell

Euglena is a single-celled organism which is known to have both plant and animal characteristics. When it was originally discovered it was difficult to classify as a plant or an animal.
But now it is known that Euglena is neither a plant nor an animal; it is placed in a separate kingdom i.e. kingdom protista. So, it is a protist that can exhibit heterotrophic mode of nutrition like animals as well as it can also performs photosynthesis like plants. 


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It is neither a plant nor animal actually. It is really in the protista kingdom because it is a protozoa. 

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 a human cell

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