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Discicristata is a proposed eukaryotic clade.

It consists of Euglenozoa plus Percolozoa.[1]

It was proposed that Discicristata plus Cercozoa yielded Cabozoa.[2]

See also

References

  1. ^ Cavalier-Smith T (November 2003). "The excavate protozoan phyla Metamonada Grassé emend. (Anaeromonadea, Parabasalia, Carpediemonas, Eopharyngia) and Loukozoa emend. (Jakobea, Malawimonas): their evolutionary affinities and new higher taxa". Int. J. Syst. Evol. Microbiol. 53 (Pt 6): 1741–58. PMID 14657102. http://ijs.sgmjournals.org/cgi/pmidlookup?view=long&pmid=14657102.  
  2. ^ Cavalier-Smith T (1999). "Principles of protein and lipid targeting in secondary symbiogenesis: euglenoid, dinoflagellate, and sporozoan plastid origins and the eukaryote family tree". J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 46 (4): 347–66. PMID 18092388.  

Wikispecies

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From Wikispecies

Taxonavigation

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Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Excavata
Superphylum: Discicristata
Phyla: Percolozoa - Euglenozoa

References

  • Thomas Cavalier-Smith, The excavate protozoan phyla Metamonada Grassé emend. (Anaeromonadea, Parabasalia, Carpediemonas, Eopharyngia) and Loukozoa emend. (Jakobea, Malawimonas): their evolutionary affinities and new higher taxa, Internat. Journal of Syst. and Evol. Microbiol. 53, 1741-1758 (2003).
  • Thomas Cavalier-Smith, Protist phylogeny and the high-level classification of Protozoa, Europ. J. Protistol. 39, 338-348 (2003).

Alternative classifications

Cavalier-Smith (1998)

From A revised six-kingdom system of life

In Kingdom Protozoa, Subkingdom Neozoa
Infrakingdom Discicristata infraking. nov.

Cavalier-Smith (2002)

From The phagotrophic origin of eukaryotes and phylogenetic classification of Protozoa

In Kingdom Protozoa, Subkingdom Corticata, Infrakingdom Excavata
Superphylum Discicristata stat. nov.


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