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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Protozoa
Subregnum: Sarcomastigota
Phylum: Amoebozoa
Classis: Tubulinea
Ordo: Arcellinida
Subordines: Arcellina - Difflugiina - Phryganellina


Arcellinida Kent, 1880

Vernacular names[edit]

English: testate lobose amoebae


Meisterfeld in Lee et al. (2000[2002])[edit]

Meisterfeld, R., 2000[2002]. Order Arcellinida Kent, 1880. In: Lee, J.J., Leedale, G.F. & Bradbury, P. An Illustrated Guide to the Protozoa. Society of Protozoologists/Allen Press: Lawrence, Kansas, U.S.A, 2nd ed., vol. 2, p. 827-860, [1]. See Brands, S.J. (1989-2015), [2].

In “protozoa”, “amoeboid protists


  • Nikolaev, S.I.; Mitchell, E.A.D.; Petrov, N.B.; Berney, C.; Fahrni, J.; Pawlowski, J. 2005: The testate lobose amoebae (order Arcellinida Kent, 1880) finally find their home within Amoebozoa. Protist, 156: 191-202. PDF PDF
  • Porter, S.M.; Meisterfeld, R.; Knoll, A.H. 2003: Vase-shaped microfossils from the Neoproterozoic Chuar Group, Grand Canyon: a classification guided by modern testate amoebae, Journal of paleontology, 77: 409-429.


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