Hartmannella

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Hartmannella
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
Phylum: Amoebozoa
Class: Tubulinea
Order: Tubulinida
Family: Hartmannellidae
Genus: Hartmannella
Alexeiff, 1912 [1]
Type species
Hartmannella hyalina
(Dangeard, 1900) [2]

Hartmannella is a genus of Amoebozoa, including the following species:[3]

  • Hartmannella abertawensis
  • Hartmannella agricola
  • Hartmannella cantabrigiensis
  • Hartmannella crumpae
  • Hartmannella hibernica
  • Hartmannella hyalina
  • Hartmannella lobifera
  • Hartmannella vacuolata
  • Hartmannella vermiformis

Hartmannella vermiformis is, however, not closely related to the other members of the genus and has been renamed as Vermamoeba vermiformis.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hartmannella Alexeiff, 1912". Integrated Taxonomic Information System. Retrieved May 5, 2011. 
  2. ^ Frederick C. Page (1967). "Taxonomic criteria for limax amoebae, with descriptions of 3 new species of Hartmannella and 3 of Vahlkampfia". Journal of Eukaryotic Microbiology 14 (3): 499–521. doi:10.1111/j.1550-7408.1967.tb02036.x. 
  3. ^ "Hartmannella". The Amoebae. University of Edinburgh. August 11, 2003. Retrieved May 5, 2011. 
  4. ^ Alexey Smirnov, Elena Nassonova, Cédric Berney, José Fahrni, Ignacio Bolivar & Jan Pawlowski (2005). "Molecular phylogeny and classification of the lobose amoebae". Protist 156 (2): 129–142. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2005.06.002. PMID 16171181.