Microworld

world of amoeboid organisms

Family Flabellulidae Bovee, 1970

Flattened amoebae with extensive anterior hyaline zones, with or without subpseudopodia. Often with posterior trailing uroidal filaments.

1 Anterior hyaline with clefts rather than subpseudopodia —> Flabellula

– Anterior hyaline with short, round-tipped subpseudopodia —> Paraflabellula

Ferry Siemensma, created March 10, 2019; last modified February 11, 2021
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