From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Proteromonad)
Jump to: navigation, search
Scientific classification
(unranked): SAR
Superphylum: Heterokonta
Phylum: Placidozoa
Class: Opalinea
Order: Slopalinida
Family: Proteromonadidae

Proteromonadidae is a paraphyletic family of heterokonts,[1] that resemble Opalinidae.[2]


  1. ^ Martin Kostka; Ivan Cepicka; Vladimir Hampl & Jaroslav Flegr (2007). "Phylogenetic position of Karotomorpha and paraphyly of Proteromonadidae" (PDF). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 43 (3): 1167–1170. doi:10.1016/j.ympev.2006.11.002. PMID 17187998. 
  2. ^ Nishi A, Ishida K, Endoh H (June 2005). "Reevaluation of the evolutionary position of opalinids based on 18S rDNA, and alpha- and beta-tubulin gene phylogenies". Journal of Molecular Evolution. 60 (6): 695–705. doi:10.1007/s00239-004-0149-x. PMID 15931497.