Genus Apodera (Loeblich & Tappan, 1961)
Diagnosis: Test composed of two clearly distinct parts, a subspherical or ellipsoidal, compressed basal part and a neck. The two parts are separated by a deep constriction. The sides of the neck range are more or less convex in broad view.
Type species: Apodera vas (Certes) Loeblich & Tappan, 1961
Key from Kosakyan, A.
Reference: Kosakyan, A., Gomaa, F., Lara, E. and Lahr, D.J.G. : Current and future perspectives on the systematics, taxonomy and nomenclature of testate amoebae - European Journal of Protistology, 2016