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Neoparamoeba (Paramoeba)

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 A marine genus originally

References :-

Cann, J. P. & Page, F. C. (1982) Fine structure of small free-living Paramoeba (Amoebida) and taxonomy of the genus. J.Mar.Biol.Assn. U.K. 62, 25-43.

Custodio, M.R., Imsiecke, G., Borojrvic, R., Rinkevich, B., Rogerson, A. & Muller, W.E.G.(1995). "Evolution of cell adhesion systems: Evidence fro Arg-Gly-Asp- mediated adhesion in the protozoan Neoparamoeba aestuarina. J.Euk.Microbiol. 42(6): 721-724.

Dykova, I., Fiala, I., Lom, J. & Lukes, J. (2003) Perkinsiella amoebae-like endosymbionts of Neoparamoeba spp., relatives of the kinetoplastid Ichthyobodo. Europ. J. Prositol. 39, 37-52.

Fiala, I. & Dykova, I. (2003) Molecular characterisation of Neoparamoeba strains isolated from gills of Scophthalmus maximus. Dis Aquat Organ. 55, 11-16.

Jellet, J. J. & Scheibling, R. E. (1988) Virulence of Paramoeba invadens Jones (Amoebida, Paramoebidae) from monoxenic and polyxenic culture. J.Protozool. 35, 422-424.

Jellet, J. J. & Scheibling, R. E. (1988) Effect of temperature and prey availability on growth of Paramoeba invadens in monoxenic culture. Appl.Environmental Microbiol. 54, 1848-1854.

Martin, R. E. (1985) Population growth in stationary and suspended culture of Paramoeba pemaquidensis Page (Amoebida, Paramoebidae). J.Protozool. 32, 738-739.

Martin, R. E. (1987) Adhesion, morphology, and locomotion of Paramoeba pemaquidensis Page (Amoebida, Paramoebidae): Effects of substrate charge density and external cations. J.Protozool. 34, 345-349.

Page, F.C. (1983). "Marine Gymnamoebae." Inst.Terr.Ecol. NERC Cambridge, England.

Peglar, M. T., Amaral Zettler, L. A., Anderson, O. R., Nerad, T. A., Gillevet, P. M., Mullen, T. E., Frasca Jr, S., Silberman, J. D., O'Kelly, C. J. & Sogin, M. L. (2003) Two new small-subunit ribosomal RNA gene lineages within the subclass Gymnamoebia. J.Eukaryot.Microbiol. 50, 224-232.

 
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