Composite image of various members of this 'supergroup' - interestingly, the only supergroup of protists to have been identified using comparative molecular biology - all the other robust supergroups were distinguished by morphological features. This was added to the site by D. J. Patterson. Image copyright: D. J. Patterson, image used under license to MBL (micro*scope).
download as pdf file
download large file
From the collection
No description of Alveolates available.
Contact site management to have description written.