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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoeba Volkonsky, 1931 
AphiaID: 120531

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorProtozoa (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorSarcomastigota (Subkingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAmoebozoa (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLobosa (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDiscosea (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorLongamoebia (Subclass) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCentramoebida (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthopodina (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoebidae (Family)
Status accepted
Rank Genus
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoebidae
Sources  basis of record Rogerson, A.; Goodkov, A. (2001). Amoebae - naked, in: Costello, M.J. et al. (Ed.) (2001). European register of marine species: a check-list of the marine species in Europe and a bibliography of guides to their identification. Collection Patrimoines Naturels, 50: pp. 53-54 (look up in IMIS[details]

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 Species Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoeba gigantea Schmoller, 1964
Species Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorAcanthamoeba polyphaga (Puschkarew)
Environment marine
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (0 nucleotides; 4 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
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Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Acanthamoeba is a common freshwater /soil genus that is commonly washed into coastal waters as cysts. [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:120531
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Date   action   by
2004-12-21 15:54:05Z  created  Rogerson, Andrew
2006-09-04 06:53:11Z  changed  Martinez, Olga
  
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  Citation: WoRMS (2014). Acanthamoeba Volkonsky, 1931. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=120531 on 2014-09-30
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