Strain Information: 1570/2

Division/Phylum: Amoebozoa    Class: Tubulinea


Rhizamoeba saxonica Page (1974)

CCAP 1570/2
Isolator: Page (1973)
Origin: Marine; estuary mouth, West Mersea, Essex, England, UK
Culture: Medium MY75S; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. 161; image 1 by Alexey Smirnov, St. Petersburg University;


References [3]   EMBL Links
Smirnov AV, Nassonova ES & Cavalier-Smith T (2008) Correct identification of species makes the amoebozoan rDNA treee congruent with morphology for the order Leptomyxida Page 1987; with description of Acramoeba dendroida n. g., n. sp., originally misidentified as 'Gephryamoeba sp.' European Journal of Protistology 44: 35-44.
DOI: 10.1016/j.ejop.2007.08.001

Dykova I, Fiala I, Peckova H & Dvorakova H (2008) Phylogeny of Flabellulidae (Amoebozoa: Leptomyxida) inferred from SSU rDNA sequences of the type strain of Flabellula citata Schaeffer, 1926 and newly isolated strains of marine amoebae Folia Parasitologica 55: 256-264.
DOI: none

Lahr DJG, Grant JR & Katz LA (2013) Multigene phylogenetic reconstruction of the Tubulinea (Amoebozoa) corroborates four of the six major lineages, while additionally revealing that shell composition does not predict phylogeny in the Arcellinida. Protist 164: 323-339.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2013.02.003

EU719197 (SSU (18S))
GU001159 (SSU (18S) - LSU (28S)

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Catalogue updated: 28 September 2016