Centropyxis

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Centropyxis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Protista
Phylum: Amoebozoa
Class: Lobosea
Order: Arcellinida
Family: Centropyxidae
Genus: Centropyxis
Stein, 1857
Species [1]

Centropyxis is a genus of Amoebozoa, including the species Centropyxis aculeata.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ WoRMS (2010). "Centropyxis Stein, 1857". World Register of Marine Species. Retrieved May 14, 2011. 
  2. ^ Daniel J. G. Lahr, Philip J. Bergmann & Sônia G. B. C. Lopes (2008). "Taxonomic identity in microbial eukaryotes: a practical approach using the testate amoeba Centropyxis to resolve conflicts between old and new taxonomic descriptions". Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 55 (5): 409–416. doi:10.1111/j.1550-7408.2008.00339.x. PMID 19017061.