Mastigamoebidae

plural noun
Mas·​tig·​amoe·​bi·​dae | \ ˌmastə̇gəˈmēbəˌdē \

Definition of Mastigamoebidae

: a family of amoeboid zooflagellates that have both pseudopods and a flagellum — see histomonas

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History and Etymology for Mastigamoebidae

New Latin, from Mastigamoeba, type genus + -idae

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“Mastigamoebidae.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Mastigamoebidae. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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