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Cercomonadida (cercomonads)

Life > Eukaryotes > Rhizaria > Cercozoa

Flagellates that are found in water and soil.

Classification

Cercomonadidae

Genera: Cercomonas, Helkesimastix and Neocercomonas.

 

Heteromitidae

Genera: Allantion, Cholamonas, Heteromita, Katabia, Protaspis and Sainouron.

 

Publications

  • Adl, S.M., Simpson, A.G., Farmer, M.A., Andersen, R.A., Anderson, O.R., Barta, J.R., Bowser, S.S., Brugerolle, G., Fensome, R.A., Fredericq, S., James, T.Y., Karpov, S., Kugrens, P., Krug, J., Lane, C.E., Lewis, L.A., Lodge, J., Lynn, D.H., Mann, D.G., McCourt, R.M., Mendoza, L., Moestrup, ., Mozley-Standridge, S.E., Nerad, T.A., Shearer, C.A., Smirnov, A.V., Spiegel, F.W. and Taylor, M.F.J.R. 2005. The new higher level classification of eukaryotes with emphasis on the taxonomy of protists. Eukaryote Microbiology 52(5): 399-451.

  • Mylnikov, A.P. and Karpov, S.A. 2004. Review of diversity and taxonomy of cercomonads. Protistology 3(4): 201-217. 

 

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