Rhizopoda

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Noun1.Rhizopoda - creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifersRhizopoda - creeping protozoans: amoebas and foraminifers
class Sarcodina, Sarcodina - characterized by the formation of pseudopods for locomotion and taking food: Actinopoda; Rhizopoda
rhizopod, rhizopodan - protozoa characterized by a pseudopod
Amoebida, Amoebina, order Amoebida, order Amoebina - the animal order including amoebas
order Testacea, Testacea - testacean rhizopods
class - (biology) a taxonomic group containing one or more orders