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IRMNG taxon details

Myxozoa

246  (urn:lsid:irmng.org:taxname:246)

Grassé, 1970
accepted
Subphylum
Class Actinomyxea
Class Malacosporea
Class Myxosporea

Class Myxosporidia (awaiting allocation) (temporary name)
Class Myxozoa (awaiting allocation) (temporary name)
marine, fresh, terrestrial
recent only
Not documented
Taxonomic remark Microscopic parasites of fish and some other organisms originally treated as protozoa, subsequently recognised as a...  
Taxonomic remark Microscopic parasites of fish and some other organisms originally treated as protozoa, subsequently recognised as a metozoan phylum, then identified by molecular methods as highly derived cnidarians; currently treated as a subphylum of Cnidaria by Ruggiero et al., 2015. [details]
IRMNG (2018). Myxozoa. Accessed at: http://www.irmng.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=246 on 2019-11-17
Date
action
by
2010-05-31 22:00:00Z
created
2011-12-31 23:00:00Z
changed
2017-04-18 20:16:25Z
changed

additional source Chang, E. S.; Neuhof, M.; Rubinstein, N. D.; Diamant, A.; Philippe, H.; Huchon, D.; Cartwright, P. (2015). Genomic insights into the evolutionary origin of Myxozoa within Cnidaria. <em>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.</em> 112(48): 14912-14917., available online at https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.1511468112 [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]   

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From other sources
Taxonomic remark Microscopic parasites of fish and some other organisms originally treated as protozoa, subsequently recognised as a metozoan phylum, then identified by molecular methods as highly derived cnidarians; currently treated as a subphylum of Cnidaria by Ruggiero et al., 2015. [details]

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