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Bigyra is a Heterokont grouping.[1]

It includes Bicosoecida, Blastocystis and Labyrinthulida.[1]

It has also been described as containing Opalozoa, Bicoecia, and Sagenista.[2]


  1. ^ a b Riisberg I, Orr RJ, Kluge R, et al. (May 2009). "Seven gene phylogeny of heterokonts". Protist 160 (2): 191–204. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2008.11.004. PMID 19213601. 
  2. ^ Cavalier-Smith T, Chao EE (April 2006). "Phylogeny and megasystematics of phagotrophic heterokonts (kingdom Chromista)". J. Mol. Evol. 62 (4): 388–420. doi:10.1007/s00239-004-0353-8. PMID 16557340.