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Vampyrella lateritia.jpg
Vampyrella lateritia (Aconchulinida: Vampyrellidae)
Scientific classification
(unranked): SAR
(unranked): Rhizaria
Phylum: Cercozoa
Subphylum: Endomyxa
Class: Proteomyxidea
Lankester, 1885

Proteomyxidea is a class of Cercozoa. Although it is known to be paraphyletic, further research is needed before its classification can be improved.[1]


  1. ^ David Bass; Ema E.-Y. Chao; Sergey Nikolaev; Akinori Yabuki; Ken-ichiro Ishida; Cédric Berney; Ursula Pakzad; Claudia Wylezich; Thomas Cavalier-Smith (February 2009). "Phylogeny of novel naked filose and reticulose Cercozoa: Granofilosea cl. n. and Proteomyxidea revised". Protist. 160 (1): 75–109. doi:10.1016/j.protis.2008.07.002. PMID 18952499. 

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