Retortamonadida

Retortamonadida

[ri′tȯr·də·mə′näd·ə·də]
(invertebrate zoology)
An order of parasitic flagellate protozoans belonging to the class Zoomastigophorea, having two or four flagella and a complex blepharoplast-centrosome-axostyle apparatus.
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