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Thecamoeba striata
Scientific classification
Domain: Eukaryota
(unranked): Amoebozoa
(unranked): Discosea
(unranked): Longamoebia
Order: Thecamoebida
Family: Thecamoebidae

Thecamoebidae is an Amoebozoa family.[1][2]

Dermamoeba has been classified in this group. However, there is recent evidence that it is not closely related to the other members of this group.[3]

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  2. ^ Brown MW, Spiegel FW, Silberman JD (2007). "Amoeba at attention: phylogenetic affinity of Sappinia pedata". J. Eukaryot. Microbiol. 54 (6): 511–9. doi:10.1111/j.1550-7408.2007.00292.x. PMID 18070328. 
  3. ^ Kudryavtsev, A.; Bernhard, D.; Schlegel, M.; Chao, E. E.; Cavalier-Smith, T. (2005). "18S ribosomal RNA gene sequences of Cochliopodium (Himatismenida) and the phylogeny of Amoebozoa". Protist. 156 (2): 215–224. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2005.03.003. PMID 16171188.