Meaning of myxamoeba in English:

myxamoeba

Pronunciation /ˌmɪksəˈmiːbə/

noun

Biology
  • In slime moulds: a motile feeding cell lacking flagella but capable of amoeboid movement.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Alfred Bennett (1833–1902), botanist and publisher. From myxo- + amoeba, after German Myxoamoebe.