microtubule-based flagellum

id: GO:0009434
name: microtubule-based flagellum
namespace: cellular_component
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: A long, whiplike protrusion from the surface of a eukaryotic cell, whose undulations drive the cell through a liquid medium; similar in structure to a cilium. The flagellum is based on a 9+2 arrangement of microtubules.

Parent Functions

GO:0043231intracellular membrane-bounded organelle