Euglenophyta

noun plural
Eu·​gle·​noph·​y·​ta | \ ˌyü-glə-ˈnäf-ət-ə \

Medical Definition of Euglenophyta

: a division of algae that is equivalent to the protozoan order Euglenida of the subphylum Mastigophora and includes mostly unicellular flagellates which are both photosynthetic and heterotrophic

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