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Leptomyxa

Similar at the ultrastructural level (Cann, 1984) to Rhizamoeba and also group close to it in SSUrDNA analysis (Amaral-Zettler, 2000).

 

References:-

Amaral Zettler, L.A., Nerad, T.A., O'Kelly, C.J., Peglar, M.T., Gillevet, P.M., Silberman, J.D. & Sogin, M.L. (2000). "A molecular reassessment of the Leptomyxid amoebae." Protist 151, 275-282.

Cann, J.P. (1984). "The ultrastructure of Rhizamoeba flabellata (Goodey) comb. nov., and Leptomyxa reticulata Goodey (Acarpomyxea: Leptomyxida)." Arch.Protistenk. 128: 13-23.

 

 
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