sarcodine


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Noun1.sarcodine - protozoa that move and capture food by forming pseudopods
protozoan, protozoon - any of diverse minute acellular or unicellular organisms usually nonphotosynthetic
class Sarcodina, Sarcodina - characterized by the formation of pseudopods for locomotion and taking food: Actinopoda; Rhizopoda
actinopod - protozoa having stiff rodlike radiating pseudopods
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These sarcodine protozoa are often large for single-celled organisms.
Patterns of sarcodine feeding in epipelagic oceanic plankton.
We molecularly identified several taxonomically different algae that form symbioses in the planktonic sarcodines.