Order Dactylopodida Smirnov et al., 2005

 

Diagnosis: Locomotory form as irregular triangle with basement directed forward; wide anterior hyaloplasm; parasomes in Paramoeba and Neoparamoeba; cysts unknown; without fibrous axial cores both in dactylopodia and in the floating pseudopodia; cortex with extracellular scales, pentagonal or hexagonal glycostyles or a complex fibrous 'cuticle'.

 

Remarks: The name "dactylopodida" refers to the finger-shaped pseudopodia, also called dactylopodia, which are common for this taxon, see the image below.

 

Incertae sedis: Boveella, Dactylosphaerium, Oscillosignum, Podostoma, Strioluatus, Subulamoeba,Trienamoeba.

 

Korotnevella species

Korotnevella spec.