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- n. Plural form of cercozoan.
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This traditional view of an amoeba has lobe shaped pseudopodia instead of thread like pseudopdia instead of the thread like pseudopodia of cercozoans and radiolarians.
Radiolarians are a newly formed clade, closely related the cercozoans, they also have pseudopodia nut test made of silica instead organic compounds.