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Hexamita sp. (center)


Taxonavigation: Distomatida 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Protozoa
Subregnum: Eozoa
Infraregnum: Excavata
Phylum: Metamonada
Subphylum: Trichozoa
Superclassis: Eopharyngia
Classis: Trepomonadea
Subclassis: Diplozoa
Ordo: Distomatida

Familia: Hexamitidae

Genera: Alstoniamitus – Balliamonas – Barbellamitus – Hexamita – Spironucleus – Trepomonas – Trigonomonas



Hexamitidae Kent, Man. Infus.: 231. 1880



Trepomonadidae Kent, Man. Infus.: 231. 1880.

Spironucleidae Cavalier-Smith, J. Molec. Evol. 43: 558. 1997.



Primary references

  • Saville-Kent, W. 1880-1881. A manual of the infusoria, including a description of all known flagellate, ciliate, and tentaculiferous protozoa, British and foreign and an account of the organization and affinities of the sponges. Vol. I. London: David Bogue. BHL Reference page. : 212, 318

Additional references

Wikimedia Commons For more multimedia, look at Hexamitidae on Wikimedia Commons.