Eccrinales

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Eccrinales
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukarya
(Unranked) Opisthokonta
(Unranked) Choanozoa or Holozoa
Class: Mesomycetozoea
Order: Eccrinales

Eccrinales are an order of protists, previously thought to be zygomycete fungi belonging to the class Trichomycetes, but now considered to be members of the opisthokont protist group Mesomycetozoea.[1]

Taxonomy[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ M. Cafaro (2005). "Eccrinales (Trichomycetes) are not fungi, but a clade of protists at the early divergence of animals and fungi". Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 35 (1): 21–24. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2004.12.019. PMID 15737579.