Labyrinthulales

Labyrinthulales

a group of aquatic, mainly marine organisms which secrete slimy filaments in the form of a net plasmodium over which cells may glide. The group is a member of the slime moulds -Myxomycophyta.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005
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Biology and phylogeny of the Labyrinthulales and Thraustochytriales, pp 105-129, en S.T.