Phytomastigina


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Phy·to·mas·ti·gi·na

(fī'tō-mas'ti-jī'nă),
Former term for plantlike flagellates, originally classified as a suborder or order, raised to the class Phytomastigophorea (Phytomastigophorasida) in recent classifications.
[phyto- + G. mastix, whip]