Strain Information: 1589/7

Division/Phylum: Amoebozoa    Class: Discosea


Vannella arabica Page (1980)

CCAP 1589/7
Isolator: Page (1977)
Origin: Marine; seawater tank, Kuwait Institute for Scientific Research, Kuwait
Culture: Medium MY75S; Bacteria present; sub
Other: Orig. desig. 217; TYPE CULTURE; images 1-5 by Alexey Smirnov, St. Petersburg University;
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References [4]   EMBL Links
Nassonova E, Smirnov A, Fahrni J & Pawlowski J (2010) Barcoding amoebae: Comparison of SSU, ITS and COI genes as tools for molecular identification of naked lobose amoebae. Protist 161: 102-115.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2009.07.003

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 (2001) Vannella ebro n. sp. (Lobosea, Gymnamoebia), isolated from cyanobacterial mats in Spain. European Journal of Protistology 37: 147-153.
DOI: none

Tekle YI (2014) DNA barcoding in Amoebozoa and challenges: The example of Cochliopodium. Protist 165: 473-484.
DOI: 10.1016/j.protis.2014.05.002

AF464915 (SSU (18S))
EF051194 (SSU (18S))

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Catalogue updated: 10 November 2015