Mastigophora definition

  • proper-noun:
    • A taxonomic superclass within the subphylum Sarcomastigophora — many unicellular heterotrophic protozoans.
    • A taxonomic genus within the household Mastigophoraceae — a group of liverworts.
    • A phylum of protozoans the kingdom Protista, consisting mainly of free-living flagellated unicellular organisms, lacking photosynthetic ability. Some members tend to be pathogenic in guy.
  • others:
    • identical to Flagellata.
  • noun:
    • protozoa having flagella

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