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Gastrotrich

The gastrotrichs, commonly referred to as hairybellies or hairybacks, are a group of microscopic, worm-like, pseudocoelomate animals, and are widely distributed and abundant in freshwater and marine environments. They are mostly benthic and live ...

Diuronotus aspetos

Diuronotus aspetos is a species of large sized meiofaunal chaetonotid gastrotrich found in the North Atlantic. With Diuronotus rupperti, it is one of the only two species representing the genus Diuronotus.

Pliciloricus

Pliciloricus diva Gad, 2009. Pliciloricus shukeri Heiner & Kristensen, 2005. Pliciloricus corvus Gad, 2005. Pliciloricus cavernicola Heiner, Boesgaard & Kristensen, 2009. Pliciloricus leocaudatus Heiner & Kristensen, 2005. Pliciloricus pediculari ...

Rugiloricus

Rugiloricus polaris Gad & Arbizu, 2005. Rugiloricus ornatus Higgins & Kristensen, 1986. Rugiloricus californiensis Neves et al. 2018. Rugiloricus carolinensis Higgins & Kristensen, 1986. Rugiloricus manuelae Pardos & Kristensen, 2013. Rugiloricus ...

Ellobiopsis

Ellobiopsis is a genus of unicellular, ectoparasitic eukaryotes causing disease in Gomez F, Lopez-Garcia P, Nowaczyk A, Moreira D. "The crustacean parasites Ellobiopsis Caullery, 1910 and Thalassomyces Niezabitowski, 1913 form a monophyletic dive ...

Trichodinidae

Trichodinidae is a family of ciliates of the order Mobilida, class Oligohymenophorea. Members of the family are ectoparasites of a wide variety of aquatic organisms, including fish, amphibians, hydrozoans, molluscs and crustaceans.

Vernanimalcula

Vernanimalcula guizhouena is an acritarch dating from 600 to 580 million years ago, it was between 0.1 and 0.2 mm across. Vernanimalcula means "small spring animal", referring to its appearance in the fossil record at the end of the Marinoan Glac ...

Kinetoplastida

Kinetoplastida is a group of flagellated protists belonging to the phylum Euglenozoa, and characterised by the presence of an organelle with a large massed DNA called kinetoplast. The organisms are commonly referred to as "kinetoplastids" or "kin ...

Tsukubea

Tsukubea is a monotypic class of excavates that contains a single species, Tsukubamonas globosa Yabuki et al. 2011. T. glovosa is a free-living flagellate that was isolated from a pond in the University of Tsukuba, Japan.

Chilomastix

Chilomastix is a genus of pyriform-shaped excavates within the family Retortamonadidae All species within this genus are flagellated, structured with 3 flagella pointing anteriorly and a fourth contained within the feeding groove. Chilomastix als ...

Kiitoksia

Kiitoksia is a genus of aquatic protozoa. The taxonomic position of the genus is still uncertain and it has not been placed in any classification below the kingdom of Protista. Two species known in the genus: Kiitoksia of the Charter and Kiitoksi ...

Scotokaryotes

The Scotokaryotes or Opimoda is a proposed basal Neokaryote clade as sister of the Diaphoratickes. Basal Scotokaryote groupings are the Metamonads, the Malawimonas and the Podiata. The Discoba are sometimes seen as paraphyletic and basal Eukaryotes.

Acytostelium

Acytostelium is a genus of Dictyostelid. The genus Acytostelium inhabit the surface of the humus and leaf mold of the forest soil and are widely distributed in various forests of the world. Types include: Acytostelium singulare Cavender et al. 20 ...

Copromyxa

Copromyxa is a genus of Amoebozoa in the eukaryotic supergroup Amoebozoa. It currently includes 2 species, the sorocarpic amoeba Copromyxa protea and the non-sorocarpic amoeba Copromyxa cantabrigiensis. There is also a species Copromyxa arboresce ...

Diacheopsis

Diacheopsis synspora. Diacheopsis laxifila. (Laxifila Diacheopsis) Diacheopsis serpula. Diacheopsis mitchellii. Diacheopsis effusa. Diacheopsis metallica. (Diacheopsis металлики) Diacheopsis minuta. (Diacheopsis минута) Diacheopsis vermicularis. ...

Dictyostelium purpureum

Dictyostelium purpureum is a species of Dictyostelium. D. purpureum various types, from D. is, although it belongs to the same phenotypic grouping. Like D. is, it has a robust multicellular life cycle, and shares some of the early signaling molec ...

Echinosteliales

The Echinosteliales are an order of Amoebozoa in the class Myxomycetes. It contains two families, the Clastodermataceae and the Echinosteliaceae. Echinosteliales was circumscribed by George Willard Martin and published in 1961.

Echinostelium

Echinostelium is a genus of slime mould, and the only genus in the family Echinosteliaceae, or Echinosteliidae. It was discovered by Heinrich Anton de Bary in 1855, apparently near Frankfurt am Main. Some species of Echinostelium have a sexual li ...

Endolimax

Endolimax is a genus of amoebozoa that are found in the intestines of various animals, including the species E. nana found in humans. Originally thought to be non-pathogenic, studies suggest it can cause intermittent or chronic diarrhea. Addition ...

Flabellinia

The Flabellinia are a subclass of Amoebozoa. During locomotion the cells are flattened and have a clear layer called hyaloplasm along the front margin. Some form slender subpseudopodia projecting outward from the hyaloplasm, but the cell mass doe ...

Gephyramoeba

Gephyramoeba is a genus of heterotrophic amoebae, morphologically similar to genera Rhizamoeba and Leptomyxa, although it is not genetically related to either of these genera. It has been suggested that "Gephyramoeba SP". Of ATSS 50654 is not Gep ...

Glaeseria

Glaeseria is a genus of Amoebozoa, including the species Glaeseria mira and Glaeseria testudinis. Family: monopodial body, pseudopods, rare, movement slightly ahead sticks, total cysts. Gender: hyaline cap usually present in motion, the cysts are ...

Hartmannella

Hartmannella vermiformis is, however, not closely related to the other members of the genus and has been renamed as Vermamoeba vermiformis. Hartmannella crumpae. Hartmannella hibernica. Hartmannella vacuolata. Hartmannella abertawensis. Hartmanne ...

Himatismenida

Himatismenida is an Amoebozoa order, in the class Discosea, along with Glycostylida and Dermamoebida. It contains species such as Cochliopodium gallicum.

Leptomyxida

Leptomyxida is an order of Amoebozoa. It includes species such as Flabellula citata, Paraflabellula hoguae, Paraflabellula reniformis, Rhizamoeba saxonica and Leptomyxa reticulata.

Lobosa

Lobosa is a taxonomic group of amoebae possessing broad, bluntly rounded pseudopods. This excludes the most recently discovered Sapocribrum, which in contrast does not have the smooth, broad pseudopodia. In current classification schemes, it is a ...

Macbrideola

Macbrideola martinii. Macbrideola andina. (Macbrideola Андина) Macbrideola lamprodermoides. Macbrideola declinata. Macbrideola oblonga. Macbrideola scintillans. Macbrideola argentea. (Macbrideola серебристой) Macbrideola macrospora. (Macbrideola ...

Neoparamoeba

Neoparamoeba is a genus of Amoebozoa. Species contain intracellular kinetoplastid parasites, of the genus Perkinsela, which are maintained in close contact with the nucleus and are considered obligatory and mutualistic.

Paramoeba

Paramoeba is a genus of common parasites, including species that can cause infection in fish, crabs, sea urchins and others.

Phalansterium

Phalansterium is a genus of single-celled flagellated organisms comprising several species, which form colonies. Phalansterium produces tetraspores. Phalansterium is hard to classify, it has a distinctive ultrastructure of its pericentriolar mate ...

Physarales

The Physarales are an order of Amoebozoa in the class Myxomycetes. It contains three families, the Didymiaceae, the Elaeomyxaceae, and the Physaraceae. Physarales was circumscribed by Thomas Huston Macbride and published in 1922.

Polychaos

Polychaos is an amoeboid genus in the Amoebozoa group. Several characters unite the species in this genus. The pseudopods meld at their bases when the organism is moving, and have dorsal, longitudinal ridges. The nucleus is oval or ellipsoid.

Polysphondylium

Polysphondylium is a genus of cellular slime mould, including the species Polysphondylium pallidum. The genus was circumscribed by German mycologist Julius Oscar Brefeld in 1884.

Protosteliales

Protosteliomycetes / Protosteliales or Protostelea/Protostelia / Protosteliida is a grouping of slime molds from the phylum Mycetozoa. The name can vary depending upon the taxon used. Other names include Protostelea, Protostelia, and Protostelida ...

Stemonaria

Stemonaria argentella. (Argentella Stemonaria) Stemonaria pallidofila. (Pallidofila Stemonaria) Stemonaria laxiretis. (Laxiretis Stemonaria) Stemonaria clausifila. (Clausifila Stemonaria) Stemonaria pilosa. (Stemonaria волосистая) Stemonaria laxa ...

Stemonitis

Stemonitis is a distinctive genus of slime moulds found throughout the world. They are characterised by the tall brown sporangia, supported on slender stalks, which grow in clusters on rotting wood. The genus was first described by German botanis ...

Stemonitopsis

Stemonitopsis is a genus of Amoebozoa in the family Stemonitidaceae. First circumscribed by Norwegian botanist Elly Nannenga-Bremekamp in 1967 as a subgenus of Comatricha, she later elevated the grouping to generic status in 1975. The type specie ...

Symphytocarpus

Symphytocarpus herbaticus. (Herbaticus Symphytocarpus) Symphytocarpus confluens. Symphytocarpus fusiformis. Symphytocarpus trechisporus. (Trechisporus Symphytocarpus) Symphytocarpus impexus. Symphytocarpus flaccidus. Symphytocarpus syncarpus. Sym ...

Trichia

Trichia sordida. (Sordida Trichia) Trichia decipiens. Trichia elaterensis. (Elaterensis Trichia) Trichia antartica. (Trichia Антарктида) Trichia fimicola. (Fimicola Trichia) Trichia huizhongii. (Huizhongii Trichia) Trichia varia. (Вариа Trichia) ...

Trichia varia

Trichia varia is a type of slime mold in the order Trichiida. Its sporangium measures 0.6 to 0.9 millimeters, and its stalk 0.1 to 0.5 millimeters. It is a pale orange color, distinguished by other members of its genus by having two spiral bands ...

Tubulinea

During locomotion most Tubulinea have a roughly cylindrical form or produce numerous cylindrical pseudopods. Each cylinder advances by a single central stream of cytoplasm, granular in appearance, and has no subpseudopodia. This distinguishes the ...

Vannella

Vannella is a genus of Amoebozoa. It includes the following types: Vannella anglica. (Англичне Vannella) Vannella septentrionalis. Vannella ebro. (Vannella Эбро) Vannella simplex. (Vannella симплекс) Vannella aberdonica. Vannella lata. (Vannella ...

Aphelida

Genus Pseudaphelidium Schweikert & Schnepf 1996. Genus Paraphelidium Karpov, Moreira & Lopez-Garcia 2017. Genus Amoeboaphelidium Scherffel 1925 emend. Karpov 2014. Phylum Aphelidiomycota Tedersoo 2018. Genus Aphelidium Zopf 1885 emend. Gromov 2000.

Micronuclearia

Micronuclearia is a genus of free-living protozoa. While originally thought to be a nucleariid, as reflected in the name, it is now inferred to be a member of the taxon Rigifilida, and to belong to the CRuMs assemblage. The type species Micronucl ...

Nuclearia

Nuclearia is a nucleariid genus. Types include: Nuclearia simplex. (Nuclearia симплекс) Nuclearia moebiusi. Nuclearia thermophila. Nuclearia delicatula. Nuclearia pattersoni Dykova, Veverkova, Fiala, Machackova & Peckova, 2003.

Raphidiophrys contractilis

Raphidiophrys contractilis is a spherical organism measuring between 7 and 19 µm in diameter and has several axopodia measuring between 60 and 110 µm. The axopodia are sustained by a set of microtubules arranged in a complex of hexagons and trian ...

Roombia truncata

Roombia truncata is a species of katablepharids, which are heterotrophic single-celled organisms. It was the first katablepharid generally available in the cell culture, starting around 2009. Culture consists of Roombia, Navicula diatoms and unid ...

Telonema

Telonema is a genus of single-celled organisms. Some sources group Telonema in cryptopidonia-haptophytes assemblage. Sometimes you assign a unique type Telonemia. Although Telonema is within the domain of the eukaryotes, it has close ties with ot ...

SAR supergroup

SAR or Harosa is a clade that includes stramenopiles, alveolates, and Rhizaria. The first letter of each group provides the "SAR" in the name. The term "Harosa" at the level of subkingdom is also used to group by Cavalier-Smith 2010. ADL et al. 2 ...

Abronia turbinata

Abronia turbinata is a species of flowering plant in the four oclock family known by the common name transmontane sand-verbena. It is native to eastern California and Oregon and western Nevada, where it grows in desert and plateau scrub. This ere ...