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IRMNG taxon details

Protozoa

(urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:5)

Owen, 1858
accepted
Kingdom
Biota
Protista (non-current name (in Ruggiero et al. classification))
Phylum Acritarcha †
Phylum Aphelida
Phylum Calcitarcha †
Subkingdom Eozoa
Phylum Hemimastigophora
Phylum Protozoa incertae sedis
Subkingdom Sarcomastigota

Family Protozoa (awaiting allocation) (temporary name)
Class Protozoa (awaiting allocation) (temporary name)

Phylum Aphelidiomycota accepted as Aphelida (Botanical treatment, phylum presently treated under the zoological Code)
Class Mastigophora accepted as Sarcomastigota
Phylum Rhizopoda accepted as Sarcomastigota
Phylum Sarcomastigophora accepted as Sarcomastigota
Subkingdom Zoomastigophora accepted as Sarcomastigota
marine, brackish, fresh, terrestrial
recent + fossil
Not documented
Taxonomic remark As subkingdom of Animalia in older treatments (including Parker, 1982). Present IRMNG treatment follows Ruggiero et al.,...  
Taxonomic remark As subkingdom of Animalia in older treatments (including Parker, 1982). Present IRMNG treatment follows Ruggiero et al., 2015, in which heterokonts, alveolates, Rhizaria and some other groups are excluded and placed in the separate kingdom Chromista. [details]
IRMNG (2018). Protozoa. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=5 on 2019-09-20
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2015-01-29 10:00:48Z
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basis of record Parker, S.P. (ed). (1982). Synopsis and Classification of Living Organisms. McGraw-Hill, New York. 2 volumes.  [details]   

additional source Cavalier-Smith, T. (2009). Kingdoms Protozoa and Chromista and the eozoan root of the eukaryotic tree. <em>Biology Letters.</em> 6(3): 342-345., available online at https://doi.org/10.1098/rsbl.2009.0948 [details]   

current name source Ruggiero, M. A.; Gordon, D. P.; Orrell, T. M.; Bailly, N.; Bourgoin, T.; Brusca, R. C.; Cavalier-Smith, T.; Guiry, M. D.; Kirk, P. M. (2015). A higher level classification of all living organisms. <em>PLOS ONE.</em> 10(4): e0119248., available online at https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0119248 [details]   
From other sources
Taxonomic remark As subkingdom of Animalia in older treatments (including Parker, 1982). Present IRMNG treatment follows Ruggiero et al., 2015, in which heterokonts, alveolates, Rhizaria and some other groups are excluded and placed in the separate kingdom Chromista. [details]