Strain Information: 1589/2

Division/Phylum: Amoebozoa    Class: Discosea


Ripella platypodia (Glaeser) Smirnov et al. (2007)

CCAP 1589/2
Isolator: Page (1964)
Origin: Freshwater; creek, Indiana, USA
Culture: Medium NN; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. 29; images 1-6 by Alexey Smirnov, St. Petersburg University; formerly listed as Vannella platypodia (Glaeser) Page 1976; syn. Amoeba platypodia Glaeser 1912;
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References [2]   EMBL Links
Smirnov AV, Nassonova ES, Chao E & Cavalier-Smith T (2007) Phylogeny, evolution and taxonomy of vannellid amoebae. Protist 158: 295-324.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2007.04.004

Smirnov AV, Nassonova E, Holzmann M & Pawlowski J (2002) Morphological, ecological and molecular studies of Vannella simplex Wohlfarth-Bottermann 1960 (Lobosea, Gymnamoebia), with a new diagnosis of this species. Protist 153: 367-377.
DOI: none

EF051184 (SSU (18S))
EF051185 (SSU (18S))

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Catalogue updated: 1 October 2015