Testacealobosiamedical dictionary

A subclass of the subphylum Sarcodina (amoebae), in which the cells are provided with a firm chitinous envelope, often containing earthy material, with an opening through which the pseudopodia are protruded.

Origin: L. Testa, shell

(05 Mar 2000)

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