Definition of Pseudopodia. Meaning of Pseudopodia. Synonyms of Pseudopodia

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Definition of Pseudopodia

Pseudopodia
Pseudopodium Pseu`do*po"di*um, n.; pl. Pseudopodia. [NL.] Same as Pseudopod.

Meaning of Pseudopodia from wikipedia

- (plural: pseudopods or pseudopodia) is a temporary arm-like projection of a eukaryotic cell membrane. Filled with cytoplasm, pseudopodia primarily consist...
- David J. Patterson. "Amoebae: Protists Which Move and Feed Using Pseudopodia". Tree of Life web project. "The Amoebae". The University of Edinburgh...
- autotrophic, or heterotrophic organisms. It is characterized by flagellae, pseudopodia, or both. It is divided into three subphyla: the Mastigophora, the Sarcodina...
- Filopodia, also called microspikes, are slender cytoplasmic projections that extend beyond the leading edge of lamellipodia in migrating cells. They contain...
- supply stores. This small protozoan uses tentacular protuberances called pseudopodia to move and phagocytose smaller unicellular organisms,(which may be greater...
- Numerous long colourless pseudopodia extend in all directions giving trophozoites an isodiametric morphotype. These pseudopodia can be as long as threec...
- haptophytes, or the ejectosomes of the cryptomonads. Other structures, such as pseudopodia, are found in various eukaryote groups in different forms, such as the...
- Amoeba, the pseudopodia are approximately tubular, and rounded at the ends (lobose). The cell's overall shape may change rapidly as pseudopodia are extended...
- can extend its surface lengthwise as temporary projections known as pseudopodia, which carry melanosomes away from the center of the cell, thereby increasing...
- connecting pseudopodia surrounding its central body m****. The organism has unique bidirectional cytoplasmic streaming throughout the anastomosing pseudopodia that...
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