Wanted Amoeba

by Tobias Mendoza

Wanted Amoeba Proteus

Crime Committed

Amoeba proteus eats algae, bacteria, and other protozoans and tiny particles of dead plants or animal matter.

Organism's M.O.

Psuedopod helps the amoeba Proteus move.

Hang Outs

They live in bodies of water and some even live in bodies of animals.


Leaving a jar full of rice that has been cooked for around 1 min will attract this amoeba.

Identifying marks

One important orgenelle is the nucleus. The nucleus helps control the amoebas functions and controls what it does.