biflagellate


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bi·flag·el·late

 (bī-flăj′ə-lĭt, -lāt′)
adj.
Having two flagella: a biflagellate protozoan.

biflagellate

(baɪˈflædʒɪˌleɪt; -lɪt)
adj
(Biology) biology having two flagella: biflagellate protozoans.

bi•flag•el•late

(baɪˈflædʒ əˌleɪt, -lɪt)

adj.
having two flagella.
[1855–60]
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Adj.1.biflagellate - having two flagellabiflagellate - having two flagella; "a biflagellate zoospore"
References in periodicals archive ?
Reproduction occurs by asexual quadriflagellate zoospores or sexual biflagellate gametes (Bourrelly, 1966; Chapman, 1984; Silva, 1982; Sluiman, 1989; O'Kelly and Floyd, 1990; Thompson and Wujek, 1997).
Predominantly holocarpic and eucarpic simple biflagellate phycomycetes.
Perkinsus marinus has a nonphotosynthetic plastid in the biflagellate zoospore stage (Perkins 1996).
Thus, in SEM preparations, sperms with biflagellate tail were observed (fig.