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The Italian Society of Protistology (Società Italiana di Protistologia onlus, SIPonlus) gets together experts on eukaryotic microorganisms, i.e. protists. The Society promotes dissemination of knowledge on free-living as well as parasitic/toxic protists. It organizes national and international meetings, promotes scientific partnerships and appoints fellowships for young graduates in protistology. The Society belongs to the Federation of European Protistological Societies (FEPS) and to the Italian Federation of Natural and Environmental Sciences (Federazione Italiana delle Scienze Naturali ed Ambientali, FISNA). The Italian Society of Protistology is affiliated to the International Society for Protistologists (ISOP).