Spongomonadea

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Spongomonadea
Rhipidodendron splendidum.jpg
Rhipidodendron splendidum
Scientific classification
Domain:
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Phylum:
Subphylum:
Class:
Order:
Spongomonadida

Hibberd 1983 emend. Karpov 1990
Family:
Spongomonadidae

Hibberd 1983 emend. Karpov 1990
  • Rhipidodendron Stein 1878
  • Spongomonas Stein 1878

Spongomonadea is a grouping of cercozoans. It was originally placed among the Reticulofilosa,[1] but was later transferred to Monadofilosa.[2] It includes genera such as Spongomonas and Rhipidodendron.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Thomas Cavalier-Smith & Ema E.-Y. Chao (October 2003). "Phylogeny and classification of phylum Cercozoa (Protozoa)". Protist. 154 (3–4): 341–358. doi:10.1078/143446103322454112. PMID 14658494.
  2. ^ David Bass & Thomas Cavalier-Smith (November 2004). "Phylum-specific environmental DNA analysis reveals remarkably high global biodiversity of Cercozoa (Protozoa)". International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology. 54 (6): 2393–2404. doi:10.1099/ijs.0.63229-0. PMID 15545489.